Director's Foreword by Colin B. Bailey; Preface by China Mieville; Introduction: Why Look At Monsters?; Terrors; Aliens; Wonders; Exhibition Checklist; Works Cited in Abbreviated Form; Guide to Further Reading; Acknowledgments; Index
Sherry C. M. Lindquist is associate professor of Art History at Western Illinois University. Asa Simon Mittman is professor of Art History at California State University in Chico. China Tom Mieville, FRSL is an author, comic writer, political activist, and academic.
"Fantastic beasts and how to decipher them: Studying the Middle
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