Alder, E. (2010). The future was eternal night: evolution entropy and the death of the sun in Camille Flammarion's Omega and William Hope Hodgson's The Night Land
Alder, E. (2017). (Re)encountering monsters: animals in early twentieth century weird fiction. Textual Practice, 31(6), (1083-1100). doi:10.1080/0950236X.2017.1358686. ISSN 0950-236X
Early twentieth century weird tales occupy an important place in the development of genre fictions. Among the innovations they contribute are new forms of monsters, diverging ...
Alder, E. (2016). Becoming a student of English: students experiences of transition into the first year. Arts and Humanities in Higher Education. , 1-19. doi:10.1177/1474022216628303. ISSN 1474-0222
This study explored the transition to university as experienced by first-year students of English studies. The first year has been identified by existing research as a critica...
To run a series of events to mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Rabindranath Tagore.To heighten awareness of plans to set up a Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies at Edinburgh Napier.
Alder, E. (2014). The dark mythos of the sea: William Hope Hodgson’s transformation of maritime legends. In M. Berruti, S. T. Joshi, & S. Gafford (Eds.), William Hope Hodgson: Voices from the BorderlandHippocampus Press
Alder, E. (2013). 'Kraken'. In J. Weinstock (Ed.), The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic MonstersAshgate
Alder, E. (2013). 'Sea Monsters'. In J. Weinstock (Ed.), The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic MonstersAshgate
Alder, E. (2012). Wiliam Hope Hodgson. In W. Hughes, D. Punter, & A. Smith (Eds.), Encyclopedia of the GothicBlackwell
Alder, E. (2012). Urban Gothic. In W. Hughes, D. Punter, & A. Smith (Eds.), Encyclopedia of the GothicBlackwell
Alder, E. & McKechnie, C. (2012). Introduction: Literature, science, and the natural world in the long Nineteenth Century. Journal of Literature and Science. 5, 1-4. doi:10.12929/jls.05.2.01. ISSN 1754-646X
Alder, E. (2010). Ruined Skin: Gothic Genetics and Human Identity in Stephen Donaldson’s Gap cycle. In S. Wasson, & E. Alder (Eds.), Gothic Science Fiction 1980-2010Liverpool University Press. doi:10.5949/liverpool/9781846317071.003.0008
This chapter offers a literary criticism of Stephen Donaldson's novel Gap. It discusses that transfiguration of the body, through the study of molecular biology and genetic en...
Alder, E., & Wasson, S. (2010). Introduction: Gothic Science Fiction 1980-2010. In Gothic Science Fiction 1980-2010Liverpool University Press. doi:10.5949/liverpool/9781846317071.003.0001
This Introduction introduces Gothic science fiction as a genre and discusses the text as a project to examine Gothic science fiction historically as well as to distinguish its...
Alder, E. (2005). Passing the barrier of life: spiritualism, psychical research, and boundaries in William Hope Hodgson's The Night Land. In Ramone, J. & Twitchen, G. (Eds.). Boundaries, 120-139. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISBN 9781847181794
Alder, E. (2008). ‘Buildings of the New Age: dwellings and the natural environment in the futuristic fiction of H. G. Wells and William Hope Hodgson. In McLean, S. (Ed.). H. G. Wells: Interdisciplinary EssaysCambridge Scholars Press. ISBN 978-1443811262
Wasson, S. (2010). "A butcher's shop where the meat still moved": Gothic doubles, organ harvesting and human cloning. In Wasson, S. & Alder, E. (Eds.). Gothic Science Fiction 1980-2010, 73-86. Liverpool University Press. doi:10.5949/liverpool/9781846317071.003.0005. ISBN 9781846317071
This timely book explores what might be termed Gothic science fiction of the last three decades, 1980-2010. Identifying texts by this category may at first appear contradictor...
Alder, E. Psychic touches and the psychic detective: physical manifetations of the supernatural in Algernon Blackwood and William Hope Hodgson.. Paper presented at Ninth Annual Conference of the British Association for Victorian Studies, University of Leicester. (Unpublished)