Sam Le Butt

Affiliation: University of Bristol

Research Areas:
Period: 20th Century Gothic, 21st Century Gothic
Gender: Female Gothic, Queer Gothic, Gothic Gender
Interdisciplinary Approaches: Eco-Gothic, Folklore and Myth, Technology, Medicine and Science
Genres and Media: Animation, Arts, Fiction, Film and TV, Comics and Graphic Novels, Poetry
Regions and Cultures: Postcolonial Gothic, African Gothic, Black Gothic, Canadian Gothic, Caribbean Gothic, European Gothic, Latin American Gothic, Nordic Gothic, Tropical Gothic
Creatures: Aliens, Animals, Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires, Zombies

Sam Le Butt is a PhD researcher in eco-monstrosity at the University of Bristol, using feminist and decolonial methodologies to ask how monsters narrate ecological crisis in contemporary literature. She is the author of Curious Woman and other Creatures (2022).