Fredrik Blanc

Affiliation: Manchester Metropolitan University

Research Areas:
Period: 19th Century Gothic, 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Interdisciplinary Approaches: Eco-Gothic, Folklore and Myth, Technology, Medicine and Science
Genres and Media: Fiction, Film and TV, Games, Poetry
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, African Gothic, American Gothic, Antipodean Gothic, Arctic Gothic, Black Gothic, Caribbean Gothic, European Gothic, Nordic Gothic
Creatures: Aliens, Animals, Ghosts, Monsters

I specialise in EcoGothic/EcoWeird fiction and the Blue Humanities. I am currently finishing my PhD thesis on Weird Hydropoetics in Modern and Contemporary Fiction.