Claudia Schaefer

Affiliation: University of Rochester

Research Areas:
Period: 19th Century Gothic, 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Gender: Female Gothic, Gothic Masculinity, Queer Gothic, Trans Gothic, Gothic Gender
Interdisciplinary Approaches: Folklore and Myth, Technology, Medicine and Science
Genres and Media: Arts, Film and TV, Tourism and Travel, Virtual Gothic
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, Canadian Gothic, European Gothic, Latin American Gothic, Scottish Gothic
Creatures: Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires, Zombies

I am a professor at the University of Rochester. I have published on the Gothic in Spain and Spanish America and am working on a collaborative project on neo-Gothic women writers in Argentina, Mexico, and Bolivia.