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Edgar Allan Poe e a simbologia do medo (Marihá Lopes)

Edgar Allan Poe e a simbologia do medo (Marihá Lopes) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"Edgar Allan Poe teve sua história rodeada por mistérios e sua obra não poderia ser diferente, sendo um escritor reconhecido como um dos precursores do fantástico estranho, comentado e aclamado pela crítica. Suas narrativas são centralizadas no indivíduo e em seus problemas pessoais referentes à alma e aos sentimentos. Dentre diversas características, sua obra se…
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Top 21st Century Werewolf Narratives

Top 21st Century Werewolf Narratives | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
A discussion with Sam about what I thought were the most important werewolf texts of the 21st century led me to compile the following. It was surprisingly difficult. Firstly, there is an absolute g…
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George Romero Edited Upcoming Zombie Anthology Book 'Nights of the Living Dead' - Bloody Disgusting!

George Romero Edited Upcoming Zombie Anthology Book 'Nights of the Living Dead' - Bloody Disgusting! | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
All new, original stories based on Night of the Living Dead! George Romero's days of making zombie movies may sadly be behind him, but make no mistake: Rom
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"The Rats in the Walls" by H. P. Lovecraft (Narrated by Ian Gordon)

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Documentary Looks at Real Exorcisms That Inspired 'The Exorcist' - Bloody Disgusting!

William “Billy” Friedkin’s documentary about exorcism, The Devil and Father Amorth, which has him witnessing first-hand the work of the Vatican’s in-house
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Nosferatu, the 1922 Silent Film, Now Has Audio Thanks to a Remarkable Getty Images Campaign

Nosferatu, the 1922 Silent Film, Now Has Audio Thanks to a Remarkable Getty Images Campaign | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
AlmapBBDO’s ambitious audio promotion.
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Read a creepy excerpt from Stephen Graham Jones’ upcoming novella

Read a creepy excerpt from Stephen Graham Jones’ upcoming novella | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In horror circles, Stephen Graham Jones is an author who has been quietly writing an impressive backlist for the last decade and a half. He’s published a handful of novels through smalle
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Get political and have great scares: the new rules of horror movies

Get political and have great scares: the new rules of horror movies | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Jason Blum, the man behind Get Out, Split and The Purge, lays down rules to make a frightening smash hit – make it feel fresh, use psychology, and remember Hitchcock
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"Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley (Part 6/15)

This is a weekly series, every Wednesday on Rue Morgue: http://www.rue-morgue.com Chapters: 00:15 - Chapter 8 13:12 - Chapter 9 "Frankenstein; or, Th
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4ª Sessão dos Sustos às Sextas 2017 (integral)

4ª sessão dos Sustos às Sextas de 2017, composta pela apresentação da exposição "Máscaras Portuguesas - Colecção de André Gago", pelo actor e coleccionado
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The one thing goths wish people knew about their misunderstood subculture

The one thing goths wish people knew about their misunderstood subculture | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Most pop subcultures are doomed to die – or if not, to persist in tragic parody like a bunch of middle-aged mods at a Butlin’s reunion. Quite right, too. They tend to coalesce around clusters of young people in reaction to the prevailing zeitgeist, then fade away as the object of rebellion changes, and time spent preening and building a music collection is eaten up by responsibilities. And before you know it, you’re an adult.
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Cannes 2017: Psycho Documentary 78/52 Ready to Make a Splash Overseas - Dread Central

Cannes 2017: Psycho Documentary 78/52 Ready to Make a Splash Overseas - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Cannes 2017: Psycho Documentary 78/52 Ready to Make a Splash Overseas
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"Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley (Part 8/15)

This is a weekly series, every Wednesday on Rue Morgue: http://www.rue-morgue.com Chapters: 00:15 - Chapter 12 13:23 - Chapter 13 "Frankenstein; or, Th
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Such Stuff as Dreadful Dreams Are Made Of: Bram Stoker

Such Stuff as Dreadful Dreams Are Made Of: Bram Stoker | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Such an odd choice by Destiny for the creator of an eternal monster, that Stoker fellow. Such a Renfield, such a Sorcerer’s Apprentice. From his diligent research, his industry, his graphic and sex-charged vision grew an icon which overwhelmed the life of its creator. The King Vampir
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Fox Has Renewed The Exorcist for a Second Season! - Dread Central

Fox Has Renewed The Exorcist for a Second Season! - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Fox Has Renewed The Exorcist for a Second Season!
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Late to the Party: Stephen King’s IT – Electric Literature

Late to the Party: Stephen King’s IT – Electric Literature | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Late to the Party is a new Electric Literature series where we ask writers to read an author that, for some reason, they’ve never read. You can read previous entries here. Stephen King…
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2016 Shirley Jackson Award Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2016 Shirley Jackson Award have been announced! Awarded every year in recognition of Shirley Jackson’s legacy, the awards honor exceptional work in the literature of psyc…
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Woodcuts and Witches

Woodcuts and Witches | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Jon Crabb on the witch-craze of Early Modern Europe, and how the concurrent rise of the mass-produced woodcut helped forge the archetype of the broom-riding crone — complete with cauldron and cats — so familiar today.
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'Frankenstein' Reflects the Hopes and Fears of Every Scientific Era

'Frankenstein' Reflects the Hopes and Fears of Every Scientific Era | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The novel is usually considered a cautionary tale for science, but its cultural legacy is much more complicated.
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Locus Online News » 2016 Bram Stoker Awards Winners

The Horror Writers Association (HWA) announced the winners for the 2016 Bram Stoker Awards on April 29, 2017 at a gala held aboard the Queen Mary in Long Beach CA during StokerCon 2017.
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Lovecraft and Tolkien: Lovecraftian Horrors in Middle-earth?

Lovecraft and Tolkien: Lovecraftian Horrors in Middle-earth? | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In this essay, I would first like briefly to touch on how Lovecraft and Tolkien’s rigorous adherence to their literary sensibilities shaped later cultural expressions of myth and the macabre. Second, I would like to sample evidence of whether Lovecraft influenced elements of Tolkien’s grand tales.
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"Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley (Part 5/15)

This is a weekly series, every Wednesday on Rue Morgue: http://www.rue-morgue.com Chapters: 00:15 - Chapter 7 "Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus" is
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