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Welcome Back Anne Rice! Updates on Blood Paradise, Lestat Film, Wolves, Angels, and More! - Dread Central

Welcome Back Anne Rice! Updates on Blood Paradise, Lestat Film, Wolves, Angels, and More! - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Much beloved author Anne Rice has been battling some health issues over the past several months, which forced her to put Blood Paradise, the pending sequel to Prince Lestat (review), on hold; but per a few recent posts on her… Continue Reading →
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The 20 Scariest Horror Movies of the Last Decade

The 20 Scariest Horror Movies of the Last Decade | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Since 2006, we’ve had enough horror remakes and sequels to last a century. But we’ve actually had some terrifying new entries into the genre, too. As we await the likes of Lights Out and The Woods—both rumored to be nightmare-inducing—later this year, there’s no better time than to look back at what’s scared us the most in the past decade.
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Book vs. Film: 'Psycho'

Book vs. Film: 'Psycho' | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Mary Shelley’s Nightmare: Fuseli and the Aesthetics of Frankenstein

Mary Shelley’s Nightmare: Fuseli and the Aesthetics of Frankenstein | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
By: Hannah Moss, University of Sheffield   Painted in 1781, The Nightmare by Henry Fuseli has gone on to become an iconic image of Gothic horror. So frequently has it been alluded to, reproduced, satirised and plagiarised over the last two centuries that this strange painting is now familiar to many of us. That is…
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Big Breaking Halloween Movie News from John Carpenter and Blumhouse - Dread Central

Big Breaking Halloween Movie News from John Carpenter and Blumhouse - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
When a select few horror outlets were invited to the Blumhouse offices for a super-secret announcement, we really couldn’t guess what the news might be. It could be anything from the resurrection of Vincent Price to them telling us there… Continue Reading →
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Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary (2016) - Dread Central

Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary (2016) - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Starring Miko Hughes, Mary Lambert, Dale Midkiff, Denise Crosby, and others Written and directed by John Campopiano and Justin White Whether you are just an average moviegoer or a diehard Stephen King fan, everyone seems to remember Pet Sematary. Sold… Continue Reading →
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Ghostly Tales (1896) by Wilhelmina FitzClarence

Ghostly Tales (1896) by Wilhelmina FitzClarence | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
A little-read collection of Victorian ghost stories by the Countess of Munster.
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Joe Hill Remembers Where He Came From (Part One)

Joe Hill Remembers Where He Came From (Part One) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Why is LOVECRAFT still relevant? Seven experts weigh in

Why is LOVECRAFT still relevant? Seven experts weigh in | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Why is LOVECRAFT still relevant? Seven experts weigh in
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2015 Bram Stoker Awards® Winners

2015 Bram Stoker Awards® Winners | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The Horror Writers Association (HWA), the premier organization of writers and publishers of horror and dark fantasy, tonight announced this year’s Bram Stoker Award® winners during a ceremony held as part of StokerCon 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Superior Achievement in a Novel Winner: Paul Tremblay – A Head Full of Ghosts (William Morrow) Also nominated: Clive Barker – The Scarlet Gospels (St. Martin’s Press) Michaelbrent Collings – The Deep (self-published) JG Faherty – The Cure (Samhain Publishing) Patrick Freivald [...]
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Upcoming Period Piece Will Expose the Horrors of Salem Village - Dread Central

Upcoming Period Piece Will Expose the Horrors of Salem Village - Dread Central | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
After the success of The Witch earlier this year, we were pretty sure we’d be seeing more witch-themed period pieces in the near future, and another one is indeed headed our way very soon. It’s titled Salem Village (formerly Salem)… Continue Reading →
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Debut novel The Loney wins book of the year at British Book Industry awards

Debut novel The Loney wins book of the year at British Book Industry awards | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Andrew Michael Hurley’s Lancashire-set gothic horror beats titles including Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman to the top prize
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Live From the Edgars, Crime Writing’s Big Night

Live From the Edgars, Crime Writing’s Big Night | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
It is a given that everyone loves an award banquet, so much so that if they cannot be there they will watch it on television. Television might be the better
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Joe Hill Remembers Where He Came From (Part Two)

Joe Hill Remembers Where He Came From (Part Two) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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Why Let The Right One In is the Best Vampire Story of All Time - This Is Horror

Why Let The Right One In is the Best Vampire Story of All Time - This Is Horror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Matt Micheli makes his case for why Let The Right One In is the best vampire story of all time.
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Ashes to Ashes: The Fireman by Joe Hill

Ashes to Ashes: The Fireman by Joe Hill | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Unlike some, I have a soft spot for Heart-Shaped Box, and a lot of love for Horns, but even I’d agree that NOS4A2 is Joe Hill’s strongest novel—not least, I believe, because it’s …
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Scary Good

Scary Good | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
We've got all you need if you love horror movies and television, from galleries, image lists, videos, interviews, infographics, and more.
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Stephen Graham Jones: 5 Books in My Life

Stephen Graham Jones: 5 Books in My Life | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Stephen Graham Jones' latest novel, Mongrels, is a coming-of-age tale with a twist (werewolves, the twist is werewolves). Available now from William Morrow
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Review: Women’s Ghost Literature in Nineteenth-century Britain | The Gothic Imagination

Review: Women’s Ghost Literature in Nineteenth-century Britain | The Gothic Imagination | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
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The Hair Myth in the Horror Genre

The Hair Myth in the Horror Genre | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Once, in art school, my animation class had a class session on horror movies. We watched a clip of a Hong Kong horror film titled The Eye 2. During
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Satan Compels You to Watch The Exorcist TV Series Trailer - iHorror

Satan Compels You to Watch The Exorcist TV Series Trailer - iHorror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
One of the scariest films ever made – perhaps THE scariest – makes the inevitable leap to the small screen when Fox’s The Exorcist premieres this coming fall. It was just last week that we learned the network had given the series a full season order, and hot on the heels of that news comesRead More
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What does “cosmic horror” mean? Five horror writers weigh in

What does “cosmic horror” mean? Five horror writers weigh in | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Thoughts on cosmic horror by Kathe Koja, Timothy Jarvis, Matthew M. Bartlett, Richard Gavin, and Christopher Slatsky.
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Fox Picks Up The Exorcist TV Series - iHorror

Fox Picks Up The Exorcist TV Series - iHorror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Horror on TV is one of the hottest things in the world of entertainment right now, and many of those series’ that have come along in recent years have been based on hit movies/franchises. Up next on the chopping block is a small screen, episodic adaptation of The Exorcist, and just a few months afterRead More
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TIH 092: Stephen Graham Jones on Werewolves, Mongrels and Common Writing Mistakes

TIH 092: Stephen Graham Jones on Werewolves, Mongrels and Common Writing Mistakes | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In this podcast Stephen Graham Jones talks about his brand new werewolf novel, Mongrels, common writing mistakes, self-doubt and much more.
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