The Resource The Twilight mystique : critical essays on the novels and films, edited by Amy M. Clarke and Marijane Osborn

The Twilight mystique : critical essays on the novels and films, edited by Amy M. Clarke and Marijane Osborn

Label
The Twilight mystique : critical essays on the novels and films
Title
The Twilight mystique
Title remainder
critical essays on the novels and films
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amy M. Clarke and Marijane Osborn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The essays in this volume explore Stephenie Meyer's Twilight series in the contexts of literature, religion, fairy tales, film, and the gothic. Some look at fan involvement in the Twilight world. Topics include Meyer's use of Quileute shape-shifting legends; Twilight's literary heritage and its references to classic works of literature; and the series's controversial depictions of femininity"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3613.E979
LC item number
Z595 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy
Series volume
25
Label
The Twilight mystique : critical essays on the novels and films, edited by Amy M. Clarke and Marijane Osborn
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-225) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Luminous and liminal -- Narrative layering and "high-culture" romance -- Carlisle's cross -- Eco-gothics for the twenty-first century -- Noble werewolves or native shape-shifters? -- Abstinence, American-style -- Is Twilight Mormon? -- Bella and the choice made in Eden -- Bella and boundaries -- Crossed and redeployed -- Sleeping Beauty and the idealized undead; -- Why we like our vampires sexy -- Forks, Washington: from farms to forests to fans -- The pleasures of adapting
Control code
ocn681617672
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786462049
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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00e8dd6e-a762-4bb3-b4b6-cd5b5227e4fd
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not applicable
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.b24944646
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)681617672
  • pebco0786462043

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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