The Uncanny and the Fantastic in H. P. Lovecrafts "Pickman's Model"


Term Paper (Advanced seminar), 2016

20 Pages, Grade: 2,0


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Table of Contents

1 Introduction: The Gothic

2 Freud’s Psychoanalysis
2.1. The Uncanny
2.2. Uncanny elements in “Pickman’s Model”

3 A Structural Approach
3.1. Todorov’s Theory of the Fantastic
3.2. Fantastic and Supernatural elements in “Pickman’s Model”

4 Aesthetic and Narrative Effects of the Uncanny

5 Conclusion: Why the reader comes back to Horror

6 Works cited

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Title
The Uncanny and the Fantastic in H. P. Lovecrafts "Pickman's Model"
College
University of Cologne  (Englisches Seminar I)
Course
The Weird and the Fanstastic in the American Gothic
Grade
2,0
Author
Year
2016
Pages
20
Catalog Number
V516753
ISBN (eBook)
9783346108296
ISBN (Book)
9783346108302
Language
English
Keywords
h. p. lovecraft, Lovecraft, Freud, Sigmund Frued, Psychoanalyse, psychoanalysis, the uncanny, uncanny, Todorov, The Fantastic, fantastic, american literature, american studies, pickman's model, short story, gothic, the gothic, gothic literature
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Katharina Wagner (Author), 2016, The Uncanny and the Fantastic in H. P. Lovecrafts "Pickman's Model", Munich, GRIN Verlag, https://www.grin.com/document/516753

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