Monsters of Our Own Making: The Peculiar Pleasures of Fear

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Monsters of Our Own Making: The Peculiar Pleasures of Fear - Warner, Marina

In Monsters of Our Own Making, Marina Warner explores the dark realm where ogres devour children and bogeymen haunt the night. She considers the enduring presence and popularity of male figures of terror, establishing their origins in mythology and their current relation to ideas about sexuality and power, youth and age.

Monsters of Our Own Making: The Peculiar Pleasures of Fear 2007, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington

ISBN-13: 9780813191744

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