This chapter considers how Sheridan Le Fanu’s short story ‘Carmilla’ uses and transforms contemporary understandings of disease to investigate the relationship between infection and national identity – particularly the varied identities of Ireland and the Irish in the 1870s.
|Title of host publication||Literature and Science: Essays and Studies 2008|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2008|
- literature and science
- sheridan le fanu