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'Vampyr' Will Have "Less Glitter, More Grit" -

There’s a new vampire-themed RPG on the way, and it’s coming from Dontnod, the makers of the episodic adventure series Life is Strange. Set in 1918 London, when the Spanish Flu was at its peak, Vampyr follows a military surgeon named Jonathan Reid who’s just become a vampire.

 
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Blanca Riestra gana el premio Torrente Ballester con «una novela de vampiros»

Blanca Riestra gana el premio Torrente Ballester con «una novela de vampiros» | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
La escritora gallega se impone con «Greta en su laberinto» al más de medio millar de obras presentadas al premio promovido por la Deputación da Coruña
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Especial Terror - 5 melhores filmes baseados na obra de H.P. Lovecraft | Cine Set

Especial Terror - 5 melhores filmes baseados na obra de H.P. Lovecraft | Cine Set | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Mestre da literatura gótica, H.P. Lovecraft teve adaptações de suas obras para o cinema e Danilo Areosa relembra as cinco melhores.
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The "Autumn Cthulhu" Kickstarter is LIVE

The "Autumn Cthulhu" Kickstarter is LIVE | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"Autumn Cthulhu" is an upcoming anthology published by Lovecraft eZine Press, featuring tales of cosmic horror in an autumnal setting. There are some great rewards for backers, including the "Autum...
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Here’s How Long It Would Take Vampires to Annihilate Humanity

Here’s How Long It Would Take Vampires to Annihilate Humanity | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Atlas Obscura on Slate is a blog about the world’s hidden wonders. Like us on Facebook and Tumblr, or follow us on Twitter. To vanquish a vampire, one gene
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Watch Several of the Shorts in the Dark Corners Horror Anthology - Dread Central

Watch Several of the Shorts in the Dark Corners Horror Anthology - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Last month we told you about the Dark Corners Horror Anthology screening at the 2015 Zed Fest Film Festival and Screenplay Competition; and now, to kick off December, we have a look at several of the films that were included.… Continue Reading →
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A Curious Case of Gothic in Falkland | The Gothic Imagination

A Curious Case of Gothic in Falkland | The Gothic Imagination | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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The Science of Life and Death in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

The Science of Life and Death in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Professor Sharon Ruston surveys the scientific background to Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, considering contemporary investigations into resuscitation, galvanism, and the possibility of states between life and death.
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Malign Universe: 13 Works of Cosmic Horror

Malign Universe: 13 Works of Cosmic Horror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
On beyond Lovecraft, these visionaries spanned time and space in the quest for a primal fear. By Paul Di Filippo.
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Exclusive: Listen to Stuart Gordon's Terrifying 'H.P. Lovecraft's The Hound'

Exclusive: Listen to Stuart Gordon's Terrifying 'H.P. Lovecraft's The Hound' | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The legendary horror director's new radio drama is available here along with his thoughts on the unique project.
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Review: Women and Domestic Space in Contemporary Gothic Narratives: The House as Subject | The Gothic Imagination

Review: Women and Domestic Space in Contemporary Gothic Narratives: The House as Subject | The Gothic Imagination | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Exclusive: Buffy’s Juliet Landau Talks Her Documentary A Place Among the Undead - Part 1 - Dread Central

Exclusive: Buffy’s Juliet Landau Talks Her Documentary A Place Among the Undead - Part 1 - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Dread Central sat down recently with actress turned filmmaker Juliet Landau to chat regarding her upcoming documentary A Place Among the Undead over sushi in Hollywood, CA, and the ensuing conversation proved altogether fascinating. Joined by Landau’s co-director/producer (and husband)… Continue Reading →
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HO fhtagn! Detailed model railroad layout recreates HP Lovecraft's Arkham / Boing Boing

HO fhtagn! Detailed model railroad layout recreates HP Lovecraft's Arkham / Boing Boing | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it

 

 


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Faculty of Horror

Faculty of Horror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it

Tackling all things horror with a slash of analysis and research, horror journalists and occasional academics Andrea Subissati and Alexandra West are your hosts for brain plumping discussions on all things that go bump in the night.

Produced independently in Toronto, Ontario The Faculty of Horror is your best source for classic and contemporary horror film discussions that will haunt the libraries of your mind!

 

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Stephen King: Debating The King of Horror’s 1980s Film Adaptations

Stephen King: Debating The King of Horror’s 1980s Film Adaptations | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
What’s the best 1980’s Steven King film adaptation? There are plenty of options to choose from, and 1428 Elm’s own Billy Cripps and Joey Click are here to debate which one should be considered the best. Read on… Billy Cripps Since 1974 Stephen King has been the undisputed ‘King of Horror’. He threw his the […]
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The Batcave | Documentaries and more on the original Goth club

The Batcave | Documentaries and more on the original Goth club | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Back in 1982, the original Goth club opened over at Soho in London. This was a club organized by the members of the dark and glamorous Specimen, and featured Dj’s such as Hamish Macdonald with his project Sexbeat, and Anni Hogan, who would become a long time collaborator with Marc Almond, who was also a […]
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Bloch-buster: Milwaukee's connection to Psycho, H.P. Lovecraft, and Robert Bloch

Bloch-buster: Milwaukee's connection to Psycho, H.P. Lovecraft, and Robert Bloch | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Horror writer and Psycho creator Robert Bloch spent his formative years living on Milwaukee's East Side.
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How Horror Saved My Life (And Why Writing Horror is Good for the Soul)

How Horror Saved My Life (And Why Writing Horror is Good for the Soul) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Writing horror almost killed me. But it saved my life too. It has saved my life more than once. I’ll start with the almost-killing. Me, eleven years old and fresh from reading my first Stephen King…
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Delírio e medo: o fio da incerteza no conto fantástico de Guy de Maupassant (Luciane Alves Santos)

A projeção do medo é tema recorrente na obra de Guy Maupassant e tornou-se uma de suas especialidades. Em seus contos,os protagonistas atravessam períodos de angústias e medos inexplicáveis e é no ...
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Victor Frankenstein | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX - YouTube

Watch the new trailer for Victor Frankenstein, starring Daniel Radcliffe and James McAvoy. Create your own Franken-Friend: http://fox.co/FrankenFriend James ...
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John Carpenter Developing Four Horror TV Shows; Directing Pilots

John Carpenter Developing Four Horror TV Shows; Directing Pilots | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
With films like Halloween, The Fog, The Thing, Christine, and They Live under his belt, John Carpenter is nothing if not a true master of horror. It’s been five years since Carpenter’s …
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O Horror na Literatura Gótica e Fantástica: uma breve excursão de sua gênese à sua contemporaneidade (Rhuan Felipe Scomação da Silva)

O Horror na Literatura Gótica e Fantástica: uma breve excursão de sua gênese à sua contemporaneidade (Rhuan Felipe Scomação da Silva) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"Se colocarmos a definição de horror como sendo um intenso medo e dor, no estado físico, ou medo e desânimo, no estado psicológico, o gênero não pode ficar preso apenas nos conceitos sobrenaturais,...
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Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss - YouTube

Actor, writer and life-long horror film aficionado Mark Gatiss follows his 'A History of Horror' with this exploration of European horror cinema. Including i...
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