Legacies of Plague in Literature, Theory and Film

Legacies of Plague in Literature, Theory and Film


This publication is an account of the historical past and continuation of plague as a effective metaphor because the sickness ceased to be a scourge possibility in Western Europe, engaging with twentieth-century evaluations of fascism, anti-Semitic rhetoric, the Oedipal legacy of psychoanalysis and its reception, and picture spectatorship and the zombie style.

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