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Dissecting Hannibal Lecter By Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj

Dissecting Hannibal Lecter
by Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj

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A comprehensive study of author, Thomas Harris' popular works which focuses particularly on Harris' internationally known antihero Hannibal ""The Cannibal"" Lecter in the classic novels ""Red Dragon"", ""Silence of the Lambs"", and ""Hannibal"". This work examines several themes within Harris' trilogy.
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Dissecting Hannibal Lecter: Essays on the Novels of Thomas Harris by Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj

This comprehensive study of author, Thomas Harris' popular works focuses particularly on Harris' internationally known antihero Hannibal ""The Cannibal"" Lecter in the classic novels ""Red Dragon"", ""Silence of the Lambs"", and ""Hannibal"". In 12 scholarly essays, the work examines several themes within Harris' trilogy, including the author's artistic exploration of repressed desires, his refinement of neo-noir themes and the serial killer motif, and his developing perceptions of feminine gender roles.

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Dissecting Hannibal Lecter Reviews


"a fine job"--Dead Reckonings; "a welcome and insightful examination of an important cultural icon"--Journal of American Studies; "an erudite collection of scholarly essays...offers many insights into the literary journey undertaken by Thomas Harris...the book is successful in encouraging the Harris fan to delve deeper into the psyche of the novelist and his creations"--HorrorScope.

About Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj


Benjamin Szumskyj, a private high school teacher and qualified library technician, has edited anthologies and essay collections on such authors as Robert E. Howard, Fritz Leiber, Thomas Harris and William Peter Blatty. He is also the editor of Studies in Fantasy Literature and Studies in Australian Weird Fiction. He lives in Melville, Western Australia.

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GOR010197295
Dissecting Hannibal Lecter: Essays on the Novels of Thomas Harris by Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj
Edited by Benjamin Szumskyj
Used - Good
Paperback
McFarland & Co Inc
2008-02-15
239
0786432756
9780786432752
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.