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VII International Gothic Literature Congress CFP

Posted by Matt Foley on May 11, 2015 in News tagged with , , ,

VII International Gothic Literature Congress “Uncanny Transgressions” April 2016,  National Autonomous University of Mexico During the last years, Gothic Literature has just begun to be accepted as a literary field worth of study among Mexican scholars. The doors remain open to deepen into the study of a style whose manifestations go beyond the barriers represented by time, culture, genre, and art modes. Objective: After the great response received in the previous Gothic Congresses (2008 - 2014), our objective is to keep the rising interest in the Gothic among both students and sch

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VI International Gothic Congress, UNAM, Mexico City: Gothic Convergences

Posted by Dale Townshend on July 11, 2013 in News tagged with ,

The Sixth International Gothic Congress on the theme of 'Gothic Convergences' is to be held at UNAM, Mexico City, in April 2014. Please contant antonio.alcala at itesm.mx for more information.

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Blue Demon: You Can’t Kill a Vampire

Posted by Dr Ernesto Priego on January 06, 2012 in Ernesto Priego, Guest Blog tagged with , , , , ,

Blue Demon was one of Mexico's most famous pop culture icons. Like Santo, he was a trans-media property, spanning free wrestling performances, film and comics. These two characters embraced the Gothic producing a successful mash-up of cultural references.