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The after-lives of the bride of Frankenstein: Mary Shelley and Shelley Jackson

Mulvey-Roberts, Marie

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Maria Purves
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Abstract

This chapter traces how the fragmented female monster in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is reintegrated within later texts. Her after-lives includes the digital reincarnation of Shelley Jackson's Patchwork Girl and that of the surgically modified body of the French performance artist Orlan.

Publication Date Apr 1, 2014
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Pages 81-96
Book Title Women and Gothic
ISBN 9781443855815
APA6 Citation Mulvey-Roberts, M. (2014). The after-lives of the bride of Frankenstein: Mary Shelley and Shelley Jackson. In M. Purves (Ed.), Women and Gothic, 81-96. Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Keywords bride, monster, Patchwork Girl, Frankenstein, Orlan, stitch
Publisher URL http://www.cambridgescholars.com/women-and-gothic-3
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