Locating haunting: a ghost-hunter's guide

  title={Locating haunting: a ghost-hunter's guide},
  author={J. Holloway and J. Kneale},
  journal={Cultural Geographies},
  pages={297 - 312}
Recent work in human geography seems to support Roger Luckhurst's (2002) claim that the humanities and social sciences are undergoing a `spectral turn'. This paper is intended as a contribution to this `turn' and to assist those who might be interested in investigating haunting. It begins by discussing the meaning and value of ideas of haunting, identifying a number of ways in which it makes analysis productively hesitant. Second, since hauntings usually involve attempts to represent the… Expand
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