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Duality in Robert Louis Stevensons Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Duality in Robert Louis Stevensons Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Curator Greg Buzwell considers duality in Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, exploring how the novel engages with contemporary debates about consciousness, homosexuality and criminal psychology.
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The Future of Monster Studies | Surrey English Blog

A residue of Halloween lingers as the Monster Network circulates its most recent news that 2016 will include its first international conference. Halloween brings to the fore the repetitive return to our daily lives of the monstrous, the deadly, the horrific and the downright comic. Such festivities cross national boundaries, build on distinct and yet overlapping traditions, and tap into the ever-expanding arms of economic profiteering from plastic accessories and non-recyclable costumes. Yet for the Monster Network this monstrous event was momentous in launching our new website, which already contains the amazing artwork ofTove Kjellmark, and the call for papers for our first international conference.

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Unpublished Charlotte Bronte works 'to join UK collection' - BBC News

Unpublished Charlotte Bronte works 'to join UK collection' - BBC News | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The Bronte Society has won a lottery grant to purchase an unpublished works by Charlotte Bronte, which were discovered inside a rare book belonging to her mother.
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An Interview With Bram Stoker

An Interview With Bram Stoker | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it

Dracula was published in the UK by Archibald Constable and Co. on May 26th, 1897. Just over one month later, the following interview with Bram Stoker was published in the July 1st edition of The British Weekly. The interview was conducted by Jane Stoddard under the pen name “Lorna”.

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Bram Stoker: Dracula – an audio guide

In this audio guide, listen to Roger Luckhurst, editor of Bram Stoker’s “Dracula”, discuss this most famous of all vampire stories. He explores different ways of ‘approaching Dracula’, Victorian attit
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The 100 greatest horror soundtracks

The 100 greatest horror soundtracks | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Here’s our equivalent of a well-stocked Halloween goodie cauldron: FACT’s guide to the 100 greatest horror scores of all time.
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ITV's "Jekyll and Hyde" Gets Complaints For Being Too Scary -

ITV's "Jekyll and Hyde" Gets Complaints For Being Too Scary - | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Complaints have been pouring in that ITV's "Jekyll and Hyde" is too scary and should be moved to a different time slot.
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Cristina Alves's curator insight, November 6, 2015 3:26 PM

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Death Becomes Him: The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King

Death Becomes Him: The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
“I never feel the limitations of my talent so keenly as I do when writing short fiction,” confesses Stephen King in the introduction to The Bazaar of Bad Dreams—an unusually introspecti…
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Joshua Hoffine Recreates Lovecraft Through Photographs -

Joshua Hoffine Recreates Lovecraft Through Photographs - | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Photographer Joshua Hoffine has created some fantastic photographs inspired by H.P. Lovecraft's "Shadow of Innsmouth".
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Is it Grimdark, or is it Horror?

Is it Grimdark, or is it Horror? | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
This isn’t the first time I’ve discussed the grimdark. I keep worrying the subject, like a bad hangnail. Part of it is because whenever a discussion arises about grimdark, I am asked to…
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'The Park' Shows How Video Games Are Experimenting With Horror

'The Park' Shows How Video Games Are Experimenting With Horror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Funcom's new game has the small-scale eeriness and psychological terror of recent movies like 'The Babadook.'
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Nosferatu - making of - The Language of Shadows HC - YouTube

Making of "Nosferatu" with Max Shreck.
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Sheffield Gothic : The Italian Job: rereading Ann Radcliffe's 'The Italian'

Sheffield Gothic : The Italian Job: rereading Ann Radcliffe's 'The Italian' | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Review: Let Me Tell You: New Stories, Essays, and Other Writings. By Shirley Jackson. | The Gothic Imagination

Review: Let Me Tell You: New Stories, Essays, and Other Writings. By Shirley Jackson. | The Gothic Imagination | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Witness the Beauty of "The Art of Horror" -

Witness the Beauty of "The Art of Horror" - | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"The Art of Horror: An Illustrated History" is a new book with over 500 stunning images that celebrate the genre.
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Gothic Doubling and The Double, Gothically - NYU Jordan Center

Gothic Doubling and The Double, Gothically - NYU Jordan Center | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Dostoevsky was well aware of the power of the gothic.
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The Double | Franz Hellens

The Double | Franz Hellens | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it

The following story was originally published in the 1919 collection Nocturnal, précédé de quinze histoires. After you read this story, check out Edward Gauvin’s essay on the many doubles of Franz Hellens that places this story in the context of Hellens’ oeuvre, which included many doubles and doppelgängers.

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Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age

Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Bram Stoker’s interest in the macabre seems to have been with him from his youth. While at Trinity College, Dublin, he became a member of the University’s Philosophical Society, and the first paper…
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The 10 Greatest Horror Novels of the 20th Century

The 10 Greatest Horror Novels of the 20th Century | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
1. The Haunting of Hill House
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The Gothic Subject

The Gothic Subject | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Here at Dark Arts, we're very proud to announce that volume 1, issue 1 of the journal is now live. Individual papers can be accessed from the top bar, or using the links below: Editor's Introductio...
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The Creepypasta for Lovecraft and 'X-Files' Fans

The Creepypasta for Lovecraft and 'X-Files' Fans | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
SCP has bizarre and frightening fake case files for your Halloween week.
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Ghosts Stay Near Home

Ghosts Stay Near Home | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it

In the third of three excerpts from The Work of the Dead: A Cultural History of Mortal Remains, Thomas Laqueur looks at the life and afterlife of the churchyard in literature.

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