Susan Hill Essays
Gothic Conventions in 'The Woman in Black' 11th Grade
The Woman in Black
‘The Woman in Black’ by Susan Hill is often described as a ‘ghost story’ and it’s eerie and considerably terrifying narrative falls well within gothic tradition. In this essay I will explore the gothic conventions used and the effectiveness with...
The Natural World in 'Dolly' and 'Wide Sargasso Sea' College
Dolly: A Ghost Story
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys and Dolly by Susan Hill both show connections between humans and the natural world. Rhys presents the rich landscape of postcolonial Jamaica to be difficult to harmonise with yet as able to provide comfort, which is...