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Literature an overview gothic undercurrents 7: help you focus your viewing and reading and participate in discussion after-ward 1. Gothic literature first appeared in the late 18th century, and became one of the first literary genres to inspire broad popular enthusiasm though the first examples were fiction, poets also incorporated gothic elements, and the genre remained prevalent throughout the 19th century and into the 20th. If gothic literature was really so innovative, and, well, sublime, what differentiates it from the romantics beyond its focus on the creepy-crawly.
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