Maisha Wester

Affiliation: University of Sheffield/ Indiana University

Research Areas:
Period: 19th Century Gothic, 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Genres and Media: Film and TV
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, American Gothic, Black Gothic, Caribbean Gothic

I’m a British Academy Global Professor and Associate Professor, researching Black Gothic, racial representation in Gothic literature and Horror Film, and sociopolitcal appropriations of Gothic and Horror tropes.