Revenance

Alison Armstrong


Revenance

Revenance

  • Title: Revenance
  • Author: Alison Armstrong
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 301
  • Format: None



Blending aspects of vampire myths with other supernatural and psychological archetypes, as well as punk music culture, Revenance presents a dreamlike world of horror and passion.


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Review of “Revenance”Art hurts sometimes. Like love. Consider Jean Genet’s “Our Lady of the Flowers,” David Lynch’s “Blue Velvet” or the paintings of Frida Kahlo. In each case, beauty and pain are inextricably linked. Now joining their company is a slender little volume by Alison Armstrong titled “Revenance.”The protagonist of this novel lives in a world where pain could well be the only viable alternative to superficiality, stultification and the surrender of one’s highest [...]

Vampires in fiction and film take on many guises: evil and destructive (Dracula, "Mrs. Amworth"); transgressive and dangerous (Carmilla, The Vampire Lovers); Romantic and forlorn (Bram Stoker's Dracula, Blood and Gold); conflicted and remorseful (Interview with the Vampire, Dark Shadows, True Blood); and sexually enticing (Vampire Circus). In Alison Armstrong's startlingly beautiful book Revenance, we find a vampire invisibly wandering the halls of a hospital, taking sustenance from the dying wh [...]

This unique, deeply heartfelt novel satisfies both crucial tests for good fiction: it is so readable and compelling from the standpoint of pure interest that it is hard to put down, AND so meaningful, genuine and deep that it qualifies as serious literature. Thus, while it should greatly interest readers of the vampire genre, it is also a great read for those seeking more serious fiction. The novel is beautifully and passionately written, creatively interlacing various aspects of vampire mytholo [...]


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    Published :2018-09-08T14:29:28+00:00