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Australian Gothic

the Gothic revival in Australian architecture from the 1840s to the 1950s

by Andrews, Brian

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Published by Miegunyah Press in Carlton, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.,
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Gothic revival (Architecture) -- Australia,
    • Architecture -- Australia -- 19th century,
    • Architecture -- Australia -- 20th century,
    • Church architecture -- Australia

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183) and index.

      Other titlesGothic revival in Australian architecture from the 1840s to the 1950s
      StatementBrian Andrews.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1600.17.G68 A53 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 194 p., [30] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3999025M
      ISBN 100522849318
      LC Control Number2001347342

      Australian Gothic short stories are often not included in other anthologies. The emphasis is often on British nineteenth century Gothic or American Gothic. This is a great pity as the stories in this collection are intriguing and provide an insight into aspects of Australian history and culture not usually covered in /5(3). "Australian Gothic is the first comprehensive book on the Australian face of that nineteenth-century movement, the Gothic Revival. With its roots in lates England, this earnest return to building in the style of the Middle Ages touched most aspects of the Australian built environment, including houses, churches, banks, schools, even funeral parlours and tombstones.".

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Australian Gothic is the first comprehensive book on the Australian face of that nineteenth-century movement, the Gothic Revival.

With its roots in lates England, this earnest return to building in the style of the Middle Ages touched most aspects of the Australian built environment, including houses, churches, banks, schools, even funeral parlours and tombstones.

Australian Gothic, her acclaimed biography of Tucker and the final book in the Heide quartet, The Heart Garden. She has lectured extensively on art, curated exhibitions, written for newspapers and journals and acted as a consultant to films and documentaries. Read more. Why Australian Gothic.

My novel was very much born of the idea of writing an Australian Gothic novel. The concept of Gothic literature (think: gargoyles and garrets) seems so at odds with our sparkling sunshine, our blisteringly blue skies in Australia.

And yet perhaps all this sunlight serves to heighten the shadows. Australia’s colonial/convict history is an obvious source of inspiration for this type of horror – but there are so many Australian Gothic stories set in the colonial period that we’ll have to save discussing them for another : Thisishorror.

Picnic at Hanging Rock (novel) Picnic at Hanging Rock is an Australian historical fiction novel by Joan Lindsay. Set init is about a group of female students at an Australian girls' boarding school who vanish at Hanging Rock while on a Valentine's Day picnic, and the effects the disappearances have on the school and local : Joan Lindsay.

76 rows  "Australian Gothic is the first comprehensive book on the Australian face of that. Its colonisation also followed the Gothic revival in architecture in Britain, which was to influence large-scale metropolitan architecture in Australian cities later on: for example, in the s reconstruction of Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral or the Great Hall at Sydney University with its distinctive kangaroo gargoyle, or the ANZ Bank (the.

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This copy is a late draft and might contain inconsistencies with the published version. A haunted spot Eerie landscapes and sounds Night worlds with contrasted light and dark areas Ruins, caves, prisons, graveyards Impressive built structures bearing significant historical or collective meanings: ‘the castle’.

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A member of the 'Angry Penguins' group which included Sidney Nolan, Arthur Boyd and Joy Hester, Tucker is best remembered for his paintings of wartime Melbourne: Images of Modern Evil.