Wuthering Heights is one of the classic vels of nineteenth-century romanticism. As a major work of modern literature, it retains its controversial status. What was Emily Bronte's intention? Were her intentions icoclastic? Were they feminist? Were they Christian or post-Christian? Who are the heroes and the villains in this dark masterpiece? Are there any heroes? Are there any villains? This critical edition of Bronte's text includes new and controversial essays by leading literary scholars.