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King on King | Stephen King on His 10 Longest Novels | TIME.com

King on King | Stephen King on His 10 Longest Novels | TIME.com | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In an interview with TIME, the prolific author reflected on his ten most monstrously large books.
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Hear the 14-Hour “Essential Edgar Allan Poe” Playlist: “The Raven,” “The Tell-Tale Heart” & Much More

Hear the 14-Hour “Essential Edgar Allan Poe” Playlist: “The Raven,” “The Tell-Tale Heart” & Much More | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it


Edgar Allan Poe: anyone with an interest in scary stories---and not just scary, but deeply, whole-other-level scary stories---quickly learns the name. Presumably they also learn the proper spelling of the name: 'Allan' with two As, not 'Allen' with an E.
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Please Don’t Send in the Clowns: Thomas Ligotti’s “The Last Feast of Harlequin”

Please Don’t Send in the Clowns: Thomas Ligotti’s “The Last Feast of Harlequin” | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Welcome back to the Lovecraft reread, in which two modern Mythos writers get girl cooties all over old Howard’s sandbox, from those who inspired him to those who were inspired in turn. Today we’re …
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How Old Are Vampires Really? Body of 500 Year Old Vampire Inspires New Debate

How Old Are Vampires Really? Body of 500 Year Old Vampire Inspires New Debate | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The body of a five hundred year old ‘vampire’ will go on display in an ancient cemetery in the town of Kamien Pomorski this month. The vampire corpse was discovered two years ago in Northern Poland…
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'The Woods' is Actually 'BLAIR WITCH'! (Trailer and Poster) #SDCC

'The Woods' is Actually 'BLAIR WITCH'! (Trailer and Poster) #SDCC | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Adam Wingard's 'The Woods' is Actually 'BLAIR WITCH', a sequel to 'The Blair Witch Project' (Comic-Con) #SDCC
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Review: ‘The Booking’ by Ramsey Campbell

Review: ‘The Booking’ by Ramsey Campbell | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The Booking by Ramsey Campbell Dark Regions Press (2016) 75 pages; $13.00 paperback; ebook $3.99 Reviewed by Anton Cancre The Booking is a tight little yarn about Keifer, a man flailing to find his…
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Is "Stranger Things" The Contemporary Sci-Fi/Horror Juggernaut We've Been Waiting For?

Is "Stranger Things" The Contemporary Sci-Fi/Horror Juggernaut We've Been Waiting For? | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Online Writers Workshop, Online Monthly Classes taught by published authors and industry professionals and Robust Literature Magazine with Columns, Interviews, Reviews and more.
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Bright Days, Dark Fiction: 5 Horror Reads for Summer

Bright Days, Dark Fiction: 5 Horror Reads for Summer | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Is this summer too hot for you? Have you grown weary of sunshine and the monotony of green leaves and whatever ubiquitous pop song that is that’s drifting from the open windows of passing car…
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As faces do medo nos contos de Clarice Lispector (Carolina Prospero)

As faces do medo nos contos de Clarice Lispector (Carolina Prospero) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"O presente trabalho tem como objetivo explorar um aspecto ainda pouco trabalhado da obra de Clarice Lispector: o medo. Tendo em vista essa proposta, procuramos traçar, inicialmente, um panorama deste sentimento nas sociedades, a fim de evidenciarmos a importância que ele assume na história da humanidade como um todo e, mais especificamente, no tempo e…
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5 of the Best Horror Books to Make You Love Being Afraid

5 of the Best Horror Books to Make You Love Being Afraid | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Reacquaint yourself with horror or try it for the first time with these best bets.
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David Mitchell: 'Ghost stories tap into something ancient and primal'

David Mitchell: 'Ghost stories tap into something ancient and primal' | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Writing Slade House, the author explains, grew out of a Twitter experiment that drew him on to an immersion in ‘ectoplasmic diversity’
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Watch First American Horror Story Season 6 Teasers - iHorror

Watch First American Horror Story Season 6 Teasers - iHorror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The first American Horror Story Season 6 teasers have arrived, and oh boy are they cryptic.
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PSEUDOPOD celebrates 500 episodes with Fritz Leiber’s “A Bit of the Dark World.” | Rue Morgue

PSEUDOPOD celebrates 500 episodes with Fritz Leiber’s “A Bit of the Dark World.” | Rue Morgue | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
PSEUDOPOD celebrates 500 episodes with Fritz Leiber’s “A Bit of the Dark World.”
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Figuras Clássicas do Terror – Joana Afonso

Figuras Clássicas do Terror – Joana Afonso | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Figuras Clássicas do Terror interpretadas por artistas portugueses Desde o início dos tempos que o ser humano está refém da sua própria imaginação. Entre n
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Lovecraft’s Cthulhu and the Great Old Ones: Fact, Fiction or Foretold in the Necronomicon?

Lovecraft’s Cthulhu and the Great Old Ones: Fact, Fiction or Foretold in the Necronomicon? | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
From the mind of one man, Howard Phillips Lovecraft, stirred the Great Old Ones. They sprang forth as primal shadows cast from the dawn of time.
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The Mausoleum of All Hope and Desire: Southern Gothic Cinema, Part Two

The Mausoleum of All Hope and Desire: Southern Gothic Cinema, Part Two | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In the first part of my series on Southern Gothic cinema, I examined the origins of the Southern Gothic subgenre in literature, explored its cinematic emergence in the Pre-Code films of the ‘30s, and discussed subsequent influences like Bette Davis’s melodramas of the late ‘30s and earl
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A Look at the Horror Invading the 2016 Fantasia Festival - Bloody Disgusting!

A Look at the Horror Invading the 2016 Fantasia Festival - Bloody Disgusting! | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
A Look at the Horror Invading the 2016 Fantasia Festival
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Legendary TV Developing HP Lovecraft Series - Dread Central

Legendary TV Developing HP Lovecraft Series - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
With all the great horror on TV right now, one thing is sorely missing: a show based on the works of HP Lovecraft. But that could be changing soon as Dread Central was tipped off today that Legendary TV has… Continue Reading →
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Ramsey Campbell on bookstores, scary limericks, and ‘The Booking’

Ramsey Campbell on bookstores, scary limericks, and ‘The Booking’ For the third book in the Black Labyrinth line of psychological suspense novellas, Chris Morey, owner/publisher of Dark…
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Irish Film Institute -BLOG: Fields in England – A Folk Horror article by Kim Newman

Irish Film Institute -BLOG: Fields in England – A Folk Horror article by Kim Newman | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Lygia Fagundes Telles: a outra face de Edgar Allan Poe na contemporaneidade (Edinaldo de Matos)

Lygia Fagundes Telles: a outra face de Edgar Allan Poe na contemporaneidade (Edinaldo de Matos) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"No exercício deste artigo destacaremos o importante lugar que ocupam Edgar Allan Poe e Lygia Fagundes Telles em meio à crítica literária pela brilhante técnica de criar histórias tão coesas, repletas de alegorias. Os dramas narrados são simbólicos e desvelam as profundezas da psique humana. Nossa proposta é apresentar os diálogos entre os contos “O Barril de…
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The fear factor: gothic novels

The fear factor: gothic novels | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Taking the fright to the French The Castle of Otranto (1764) by Horace Walpole Haunted castles, trapdoors, mysterious recovered manuscripts and diabolical monsters… all are trademark ingredients of a literary form that began to emerge from the depths of authors’ imaginations in the late 18th century: the Gothic nove
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