In Search of the Gothic in Wildfell Hall

I have written this little entry to commemorate Anne Brontë’s death, who passed away on a 28th of May in 1849 but will live forever inside her reader’s hearts. My main focus is to explore how the gothic is present in her novel The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. I have written a review without spoilers…

The Goth

In this entry I am going to answer what can be undestood by the term Goth in a modern sense and explain what is being celebrated today. What does Goth Means Generally speaking, nowdays Goth is a way of how you choose to express yourself. It involves more than just fashion or how someone dress or if…

The Gothic

“To a warm imagination, the dubious forms that float half-veiled in darkness, afford a higher delight than the most distinct scenery that the sun can shown”. – Ann Radcliffe. The Mysteries of Udolpho. 1794 What is gothic? Is it a literary genre? A style? An intellectual movement? There are so many questions and maybe we…