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Gothic and the Development of a Mass Readership -The way that Gothic is tied to medieval revival is by having dark scenery, dark parts of man, and death is a major part of both parts. -The reasons for gothic writing to be pleasurable to read is because it makes you feel suspenseful and wanting to know the ending -The way that gothic sensibilities began with art would be with architecture and how the older and and ruined castles, mansions made people feel a certain way. -The way that gothic writers started to be more in theater is with the new technology arouse which allowed the playmakers to create a background of a gloomy and broody vibe. Also the way that it made women become more popular for gothic writers is that men didn’t write novels much less gothic writing because it was that prominent as poetry and essays which helped the authors. -The ways that gothic romantically rebelled with many critics is that they showed a lot of things that were very taboo at the time like death, abnormal or unexplained phenomenon. -The reasons why romantics still felt conflict with gothic is the fact romanticism wanted to show the positive of what man can do with nature and gothic writers wanted to show the bad side of nature and the dark side of man.

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