CONTENTS List of Figures Introduction: The Beloved Cycle-A New Vampire Sub-Genre Chapter One: From Killing to Kissing-Tracing the Syntactic Redetermination Chapter Two: "Doesn't he own a shirt?"-Beauty and Justice Chapter Three: "I could see your heart"-Looking Leads to Kissing Chapter Four: "You have a heart?"-Loving, Leaving, and Letting Go Chapter Five: "I know I don't deserve your forgiveness, but I need it"- Vengeance, Compassion, and Forgiveness Chapter Six: "But how do I stop a monster without becoming one?"-War and Killing Conclusion: "If we cease to believe in love, why would we want to live?"- Fallen Angels, Emotional Zombies, and other Rebel Lovers Index
Debra Dudek is an English Lecturer in the School of Arts and Humanities at Edith Cowan University.