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Jaro Stacul

: 41–42 ). Moreover, the Dutch and the Germans dominated in art and architecture, as shown by the Dutch-style buildings and brick Gothic churches, reconstructed after World War II, that line the main streets of the historical center (Główne Miasto

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Johannes Görbert, Russ Pottle, Jeff Morrison, Pramod K. Nayar, Dirk Göttsche, Lacy Marschalk, Dorit Müller, Angela Fowler, Rebecca Mills, and Kevin Mitchell Mercer

create an identity for Britain in relation to this imagined Europe. Superimposition, a response to changes in the European political climate due to the French Revolution, is particularly prevalent in Radcliffe’s Gothic novels, as it is “a defensive

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Manuel Stoffers, Blake Morris, Alan Meyer, Younes Saramifar, Andrew Cobbing, Martin Emanuel, Rudi Volti, Caitlin Starr Cohn, Caitríona Leahy, and Sunny Stalter-Pace

vision” in the works of artist Grant Wood and architect Frank Lloyd Wright. In chapter 3, Weems examines how aviation influenced Wood’s worldview and work. Although best known today for his portrait of a dour farm couple entitled American Gothic , the

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Boris Maslov

republics, Holland, and Switzerland. Its eventual installation in Britain is imagined as a blending of the classical republican tradition with a native British (“Gothic”) democracy. The Pindaric archplot of order imposed on chaos is displaced onto natural

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‘At the Mercy of the German Eagle’

Images of London in Dissolution in the Novels of William Le Queux

Antony Taylor

the bloodline and fighting traditions of ‘her Gothic and Frankish forefathers, England had bent the knee before the golden idols and sensuous worship of the degenerate days of Rome’. 68 Elsewhere, Britain's fate was that of a nation subordinate to

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Sol Neely

the Ethical . East Lansing : Michigan State University Press. Grant , Barry Keith. 1996 . The Dread of Difference: Gender and the Horror Film . Austin : University of Texas Press. Halberstam , Judith. 1995 . Skin Shows: Gothic Horror

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The Madness of King Charles III

Shakespeare and the Modern Monarchy

Richard Wilson

Christian. “We must get away from this English madhouse. Or we’ll all go mad”’. What Garrick’s biographer calls ‘the preposterous Gothic story’ that ensued when the Danes hurried home in fact exceeded for horror any Drury Lane production. 42 But the counter

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Nicole Hudgins

Enlightenment, and the Romantic era that followed stimulated the penchant for ruins in the form of decaying Gothic architecture and even fake ruins in the gardens of the wealthy. Voltaire said in 1768, “To build is beauti ful, but to destroy is sublime,” echoing

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Bridging the Political Gaps

The Interdiscursive Qualities of Political Romanticism in the Weimar Republic

Christian E. Roques

education and tries to give a new form to the Christian-Germanic one. In it, the German Spirit seeks to find its way back to its original form, as it had taken shape in the Middle Ages, and that is why one should actually describe Romanticism as neo-Gothicism

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To Whom Does History Belong?

The Theatre of Memory in Post-Soviet Russia, Estonia and Georgia

Francisco Martínez

past. One of the most significant exceptions to the ‘recycling’ of the Soviet world is the Stalin museum of Gori, built between 1951 and 1956 in an opulent Roman-Gothic style by the head of the NKVD secret police Lavrenti Beria. The pavilion is located