Some articles on female gothic, gothic, female:
... dungeons, gloomy forests and hidden passages, from the Gothic novel genre emerged the Female Gothic ... authors such as Ann Radcliffe, Mary Shelley and Charlotte Brontë, the Female Gothic permitted the introduction of feminine societal and sexual desires ... The Medieval society, in which Gothic texts are based, granted women writers the opportunity to attribute “features of the mode as the result of the suppression of female sexuality ...
Famous quotes containing the words gothic and/or female:
“I think that cars today are almost the exact equivalent of the great Gothic cathedrals: I mean the supreme creation of an era, conceived with passion by unknown artists, and consumed in image if not in usage by a whole population which appropriates them as a purely magical object.”
—Roland Barthes (19151980)
“Certainly, the mistakes that we male and female mortals make when we have our own way might fairly raise some wonder that were so fond of it.”
—George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)