Walking Alone Together: Family Monsters in The Haunting of Hill House

  title={Walking Alone Together: Family Monsters in The Haunting of Hill House},
  author={Richard Pascal},
  journal={Studies in the Novel},
  pages={464 - 485}
  • R. Pascal
  • Published 8 December 2014
  • Art
  • Studies in the Novel
Within, walls continued upright, bricks met neatly, floors were firm, and doors were sensibly shut; silence lay steadily against the wood and stone of Hill House, and whatever walked there walked alone. - Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House (3) Elaine Tyler May has observed that "the legendary family of the 1950s, complete with appliances, station wagons, backyard barbecues, and tricycles scattered on the sidewalks, represented...the first wholehearted effort to create a home that would… 

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