Brewer, William

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Embodied Perspectives and Mountain-Landscapes in “Mont Blanc” and Book XIII of The Prelude 2010 2714 Shelley’s “Mont Blanc” and the final book of Wordsworth’s The Prelude each tell the story of an individual’s encounter with a vast mountain landscape. Although there are many similarities between the two poems, the poets’ experiences of the mountain-...
“The Pull of Dark Depths”: Female Monsters in Nineteenth-Century Gothic Literature 2011 10275 The Gothic literature from the late 1700s to the late 1800s featured a multitude of female characters with monstrous qualities, specifically their transformative and transgressive bodies. Mermaids, vampires, shape-shifters, sexual deviants, and madwo...
Dressing the Part: Disguise as a Feminist Motif in Mary Shelley’s Short Stories 2015 170 This thesis examines how Mary Shelley implements the disguise motif in her short stories for two purposes. First, I argue that Shelley uses the disguise motif to covertly critique nineteenth-century patriarchal society and explore how female characte...