The American Gothic

Edgar Allan Poe as an Example of Classic Themes and Features


Term Paper, 2021

14 Pages, Grade: 2,3


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Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. The Genre of Gothic Literature and its History
2.1 Gothic Literature in America
2.2 Key Features and Elements

3. A Case Study: Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)
3.1 Gothic Literature and Poe's Work

4. Deconstructing Poe's “The Fall of the House of Usher”

5. Conclusion

Bibliography

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Title
The American Gothic
Subtitle
Edgar Allan Poe as an Example of Classic Themes and Features
College
University of Duisburg-Essen  (Institut für Anglophone Studien)
Course
Introduction to American Literature
Grade
2,3
Author
Year
2021
Pages
14
Catalog Number
V1224586
ISBN (eBook)
9783346651266
ISBN (Book)
9783346651273
Language
English
Keywords
american, gothic, edgar, allan, example, classic, themes, features, poe, edgar allan poe, american gothic, novel, english literature, american literature, english, literature, narratives, prose, history, genre, story, stories, 18th century, development, 19th century, fiction, american fiction, narrative techniques, key features, short stories, the fall of the house of usher
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Dominik Kruczinski (Author), 2021, The American Gothic, Munich, GRIN Verlag, https://www.grin.com/document/1224586

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