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    Gothic

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    Gothic is the sensibility derived from gothic novels, a form that first showed up in the middle of eighteenth century and is characterized by gloomy castles, ghosts, and supernatural or sensational happenings – creating a serious and sometimes frightening story. Examples of gothic novels include: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, Dracula by Bram Stoker, Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, and Great Expectations by Charles Dickins

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    The World According to Garp

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    John Irving

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    Carmilla

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    Le Fanu, 1872

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    Data Source

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    The first category of Perkowski's outline, with only one of the ten steps, the Information Source(s).

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    Primary Anxiety

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    The primary anxiety is when human beings become emotionally frustrated due to a lack of science to deal with a problem. An example would be lacking the ability to control rain, which is needed for crops to go and thus for food.

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    Caleche

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    A two wheeled carriage with a folding top

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    abolish

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    to bring to an end;to do away with

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    abolish

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    (verb) to bring to an end ; to do away with.

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    Keats

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    Eve of St. Agnes Ode on a Grecian Urn

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    Seven Major intentional torts

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    Battery Assault False Imprisonment Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress Trespass to Land Trespass to Chattels Conversion

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    Thomas Carlyle

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    1795-1881 -essay writer: Signs of the Times, On History, and Characteristics, French Revolution, On Heroes and Hero Worship, Past and Present, Frederick the Great, Themes: Vigorous denunciation of materialist society and his rousing calls for social reform. condemns laziness and greed and alienation and mechanization and urges the necessity for spiritual rebirth. -book: Sartor Resartus (symbolic autobiography, protagonist's name is Diogenes Teufelsdrockh) Style is famously idiosyncratic - rancorous, philosophical, funny

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    Literacy Elements

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    1-Characters 2-Plot 3-Setting 4-climax 5-denouement 6-resoulution (Freytag's Pyramid)

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