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# Title Description Contributor
1 Julian Thompson on Wilkie Collins

Dr. Julian Thompson considers how Wilkie Collins's fiction was pioneering across a variety...

Julian Thompson
# Essay Title Description Contributor
1 Hand Signals from Beyond


Julian Thompson
2 Outdoor Gothic

The analysis is of the following paragraph from Algernon Blackwood’s ‘The Willows’,...

Julian Thompson
3 Gothic Elements in 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'

The relationship between scientific discourse and the Victorian Gothic is greatly emphasised...

Charlotte Barrett
4 A Short Literary History of Vampires

You've heard of Twilight. You may have read Twilight. Try as you might, you...

Kate O'Connor
5 Spiritualism, Science and Atavism

In the Victorian era, Gothic fiction had ceased to be a dominant literary genre. However, the...

Charlotte Barrett
# Title Description Author
1 The Merry Men and Other Tales

Collection of short stories by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Publisher info: T. Nelson...

Robert Louis Stevenson
2 Wuthering Heights

Full text of 'Wuthering Heights' by Emily Brontë.
Publisher Info: Harper &...

Emily Brontë
3 The Turn of the Screw

Henry James'novella, the ghost story 'The Turn of the Screw', first published in 1898.

Henry James
4 Northanger Abbey Jane Austen
5 The Mysteries of Udolpho Ann Radcliffe
6 Supernatural Horror in Literature

Long essay by the celebrated horror writer H. P. Lovecraft surveying the field of horror fiction...

H.P. Lovecraft
# Resource Title Description Contributor
1 Dracula and Modern Life

In this short blog post, Dr Emilie Taylor-Brown, Dr Hosanna Krienke, and Dr Sarah Green discuss...

Emilie Taylor-Brown, Hosanna Krienke, Sarah Green