This paper discusses the references to the giant Gogmagog in three British Origin legends; it also traces the evolution of the characters of Gog and Magog through their role in London pageants and their presence in the London Guildhall; finally, it discusses the giants as revenants in relation to Derrida’s Specters of Marx.
|Title of host publication||London Gothic: Place, Space and the Gothic Imagination|
|Editors||Lawrence Phillips, Anne Witchard|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Number of pages||19|
|Publication status||Published - 23 Sep 2010|
|Name||Continuum literary studies|