Stoker: Dracula

4 courses, 33 lectures
5:13:56

English Literature

Stoker: Dracula

Stoker: Dracula

In this course, Professor Nick Groom (University of Exeter) explores Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel, ‘Dracula’. In the first module, we provide a short history of vampires from the blood-sucking demons of the ancient world to the...

5 lectures

0:35:42

Prof. Nick Groom

Exeter University

English Literature

Stoker: Dracula

Stoker: Dracula

In this course, Professor David Punter (University of Bristol) explores Bram Stoker’s 1897 Gothic horror novel, Dracula. As we move through the course, we think about the centrality of blood to the novel (both literally and...

6 lectures

0:53:40

Prof. David Punter

Bristol University

English Literature

Gothic Literature

Gothic Literature

In this course, we explore the history of the Gothic novel, beginning with Horace Walpole’s The Castle of Otranto, and finishing with the literature (and films) of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries that have been...

14 lectures

2:09:05

Prof. John McRae

Nottingham University

English Literature

The Supernatural: A Complete History

The Supernatural: A Complete History

In this course, Professor Nick Groom (University of Exeter) explores the history of the supernatural in English and American literature. The course begins by thinking about two of the key sources of supernatural literature,...

8 lectures

1:35:29

Prof. Nick Groom

Exeter University