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Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age | Tor.com

Bram Stoker Created a Horror Classic from the Anxieties of his Age | Tor.com | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
A celebration of Bram Stoker on 166th anniversary of his birthday.
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Paramount Sets Release Date for 'Pet Sematary' Remake - Bloody Disgusting

Paramount Sets Release Date for 'Pet Sematary' Remake - Bloody Disgusting | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Dennis Widmyer and Kevin Kolsch, the writing/directing duo behind Starry Eyes, have been tasked with bringing Pet Sematary back to the screen, and we now h
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Sleeping Beauties by Stephen & Owen King review – King Sr’s return to form

Sleeping Beauties by Stephen & Owen King review – King Sr’s return to form | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The master of horror collaborates with his son on this epic, colourful story of global pandemic, and shows a youthful vigour not seen in years
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The Best Horror Books of 2017

The Best Horror Books of 2017 | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
2017 was filled with plenty of real-life terrors, but if you are looking for a fictional scare, these are our picks for the best horror books of 2017.

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"The Lurking Fear" by H. P. Lovecraft (Narrated by Ian Gordon) - YouTube

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5 Forgotten Christmas Ghost Stories

5 Forgotten Christmas Ghost Stories | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
English literature’s spookiest time of year is Christmas, not Halloween. Here are five stories to suit the darker side of the holidays.
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How Dracula lost his X-rating

How Dracula lost his X-rating | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Once the stuff of nightmares, Dracula has become family-friendly entertainment in recent decades. But there are signs the old vampire might be regaining his bite.
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A brief history of goth in 10 films - Interview Magazine

A brief history of goth in 10 films - Interview Magazine | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Interview Magazine: The Crystal Ball of Pop
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Review: ‘Stephen King and Philosophy’ edited by Jacob Held

Review: ‘Stephen King and Philosophy’ edited by Jacob Held | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Kevin Lucia reviews 'Stephen King and Philosophy' edited by Jacob Held for Cemetery Dance Online.
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Clarimonde: An Early Psychological Vampire Tale

Clarimonde: An Early Psychological Vampire Tale | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In 1836, French author Théophile Gautier published a short story titled “Le Morte Amoreuse” in Le Chronique de Paris. While the title translates into English as “The Dead in Love,” it was published in English as “Clarimonde” after its primary female character. The work was likely influenced by the popularity of Polidori’s The Vampyre (1819),…
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Gothic Bible: The Phantom of Eden

Gothic Bible: The Phantom of Eden | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The following post by Christopher Scott is part of an ongoing 'Gothic Bible Blog Series' and part of the Gothic Bible project,
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The New Folk Horror: Recent Work by Sarah Hall, Conor O’Callaghan, and Malcolm Devlin - Los Angeles Review of Books

The New Folk Horror: Recent Work by Sarah Hall, Conor O’Callaghan, and Malcolm Devlin - Los Angeles Review of Books | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Nina Allan on new British weird fiction.
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"The State of Weird" by Helen Marshall | Weird Fiction Review

"The State of Weird" by Helen Marshall | Weird Fiction Review | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
The following essay is a reflection on the nature of weird fiction by author and editor Helen Marshall, which serves as the introduction to Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Vol. 4. We also have an interview up today with Marshall about editing the fourth volume in the series. — The Editors *** I come to this …
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Os desdobramentos estéticos do medo cósmico: o riso bakhtiniano, o horror lovecraftiano (Júlio França e João Pedro Bellas)

Os desdobramentos estéticos do medo cósmico: o riso bakhtiniano, o horror lovecraftiano (Júlio França e João Pedro Bellas) | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
"O artigo propõe a comparação entre as noções de “medo cósmico” formuladas por H. P. Lovecraft (2007) e Mikhail Bakhtin (2010), com especial atenção aos seus desdobramentos estéticos: no primeiro caso, o sublime de orientação burkeana observável na reflexão crítica e na ficção do escritor norte-americano; no segundo, a teoria do grotesco proposta pelo ensaísta russo…
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'It's pretty murderous': Owen King on writing an apocalyptic shocker with his father Stephen

'It's pretty murderous': Owen King on writing an apocalyptic shocker with his father Stephen | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
When Owen King, a writer of light comedy, had a ‘horrible’ idea for a novel, he knew who to ask for help. But Sleeping Beauties is not a horror, he insists – there are no ghosts or scary clowns
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Brian Keene’s History of Horror Fiction, Chapter Two: Thurg Life

Brian Keene’s History of Horror Fiction, Chapter Two: Thurg Life | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Brian Keene presents chapter two of his History of Horror Fiction, "Thurg Life," exclusively on Cemetery Dance Online.
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Ramsey Campbell Fangoria Interview, 1986

Ramsey Campbell Fangoria Interview, 1986 | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Continuing this little excavation of old Fangoria mags by TMHF reader Peter F., here is an interview with horror giant Ramsey Campbell
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"The Whisperer in Darkness" by H. P. Lovecraft (Narrated by Ian Gordon) - YouTube

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James Herbert Fangoria Interview, Jan 1984

James Herbert Fangoria Interview, Jan 1984 | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
From the Fangoria vaults courtesy of TMHF reader Peter F., another vintage interview with an '80s horror legend, James Herbert
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Bloodborne Is the Best Gothic Horror Story of the Modern Era

Bloodborne Is the Best Gothic Horror Story of the Modern Era | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Bloodborne is about more than just vanquishing monsters. It's a modern classic of Gothic horror.
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The Slender Man Movie: from Photoshop Contest Entry to Horror Film

The Slender Man Movie: from Photoshop Contest Entry to Horror Film | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
How Slender Man went from photoshop Contest Entry to Horror Film
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Exploring de Sade and Gothic Horror in Clive Barker’s Hellraiser

Exploring de Sade and Gothic Horror in Clive Barker’s Hellraiser | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
Contained within the synopsis from The Books of Blood by Clive Barker is the phrase “Be thankful if your skin crawls. It means you’re still alive.” It’s a fitting introduction to the work of one of the most creative people who’s ever lived. For decades, Barker has constructed baroque tale
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Silent Hill: Requiem Fan Film Released - Rely on Horror

Silent Hill: Requiem Fan Film Released - Rely on Horror | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
A movie break in the town of Silen
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Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Volume 4: An Interview with Helen Marshall | Weird Fiction Review

Year’s Best Weird Fiction, Volume 4: An Interview with Helen Marshall | Weird Fiction Review | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
It’s no secret that we’re big fans of Undertow Publication’s Year’s Best Weird Fiction series. Each year we’ve interviewed the guest editor—our first interview was with both Laird Barron and Michael Kelly, then we interviewed Kathe Koja, and last year we spoke with Simon Strantzas. This year is no exception. Today we have an interview …
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Gothic Bible: In the beginning there was ‘A Gothic Story’

Gothic Bible: In the beginning there was ‘A Gothic Story’ | Gothic Literature | Scoop.it
In the beginning, there was ‘A Gothic Story,’ and it was…entertaining, to say the least. Or, to quote a recent review of thi
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