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Dr Joseph Crawford



The Twilight of the Gothic? Vampires and the Rise of the Paranormal Romance, 1991-2012, University of Wales Press, 2014.

Gothic Fiction and the Invention of Terrorism, London, Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.

Raising Milton's Ghost, London, Bloomsbury Academic, 2011.


The Haunting of Thomas De Quincey, The Cambridge Quarterly, vol. 40, no. 3, 2011

'Every Night, The Same Routine': Recurring Nightmares and the Repetition Compulsion in Gothic Fiction, Movable Type, no. 6, 2010

Milton's Heirs: Epic Poetry in the 1790s, Studies in Romanticism, vol. 49, no. 3, The Sheridan Press, 2010, 427-443

'At This Period Peculiarly Necessary': The Republication of Milton's Political Tracts in the 1790s, The Journal of Eighteenth Century Studies, vol. 31, no. 3, 2008

'Behindhand With Their Countrymen': Literary Culture and Economic Decline in Eighteenth-Century Exeter, Eighteenth-century Studies, Johns Hopkins University Press


Gothic Digital Technologies, in Aldana Reyes X, Wester M (eds) Twenty-First Century Gothic: An Edinburgh Companion, Edinburgh University Press, 2019

''No More Than a Brute or a Wild Beast': Wagner the Werewolf, Sweeney Todd and the Limits of Human Responsibility', in George S, Hughes B (eds) The Company of Wolves, Manchester University Press, 2018

''Terror in Inquisition': Terrorists and Inquisitors in the British Gothic literature of the 1790s', in Herman P (eds) Terrorism and Literature, Cambridge University Press, 2018

The Romantic Gothic Imagination, in Wagner C, Parker J (eds) The Oxford Handbook of Victorian Medievalism, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018

Gothic Fiction and the Evolution of Media Technology, in Edwards J (eds) Technologies of the Gothic in Literature and Culture, Routledge, 2015

"Through a Glass Darkly": Gothic Adaptation in the Eighteenth-Century Novel, in Howell P, Duffy C, Ruddell C (eds) Romantic Adaptations: Essays in Mediation and Remediation, Ashgate, 2013

''Fetter'd, in Spite of Pained Loveliness': Formal Restraints in Gothic Fiction and Related Modes', in Swain K (eds) The Rules of Form: Sonnets and Slide Rules, Cambridge: Whipple Museum of the History of Science, 2013