The posthuman Gothic distinguishes itself as a subgenre in which instances of horror arise from inevitable integrations...
The dichotomy of Roman versus Barbarian which Romans maintained throughout these centuries of conflict helped to solidify Gothic identity.
In a time when new and astonishing technological advancements are everyday events, audiences are seeking answers on how to react to these innovative, and potentially frightening tools and technology. The Gothic genre offered one appraisal of a...
From anthropological curiosity to fairground attraction, subcultural marking to a fashion statement, tattoos have been around for many centuries.
The practice of permanently decorating the human skin is an ancient and widespread one, and evidence for it survives from as early as the Neolithic...
Australian archaeologists have examined prehistoric obsidian tools from the Nanngu site in the Solomon Islands and have determined they may have been...
As increasing numbers of women enter what are viewed as the crone years, interest in this ancient figure is on the rise, moreover, being summoned.
Recent research has significantly complicated our understanding of Georgian style, regarding new methodologies, functions, and contemporary perception of the 1700s.
Florentine historiographer Giorgio Vasari (1511–1574), the Italian painter, architect, writer and art-historian, was the first to label the...
The characteristic of architecture we now call Gothic first emerged in northern France in around 1140. It evolved during the construction of...
In 1935, Universal Pictures released James Whale’s ‘Bride of Frankenstein,’ a horror film featuring a monster denied the power of speech.
In many movies, domination of others often drove their victims into madness, or into a psychological domination and the figure of the victim-monster.
The rapport between Goth subcultures and technology has often been a subject of fascination for those who are part of that subculture and observers.
The figure of the comic book hero Batman has been repeatedly associated to Gothic imagery and themes in many of its incarnations.