Melissa Etzler

Affiliation: Butler University

Research Areas:
Period: 18th Century Gothic, 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, Tourism and Travel, Virtual Gothic
Regions and Cultures: American Gothic, Arctic Gothic, Black Gothic, European Gothic, Irish Gothic, Nordic Gothic, Southern American Gothic
Creatures: Aliens, Animals, Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires, Zombies

I’m a Senior Instructor of German and First Year Seminar at Butler University in Indianapolis. I’m interested in the EcoGothic, Folk Horror, and spooky things in general.