Alexia Mandla Ainsworth

Affiliation: Stanford University

Research Areas:
Period: Early Modern Gothic, 18th Century Gothic, 19th Century Gothic
Gender: Female Gothic
Interdisciplinary Approaches: Folklore and Myth
Genres and Media: Fiction, Theatre and Performance
Regions and Cultures: European Gothic, Irish Gothic, Scottish Gothic, Welsh Gothic
Creatures: Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires

My research centres on the intersections between a written text and theatrical performance, especially focusing on Shakespeare’s plays as restaged within the Gothic novel.