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What is Science Fiction Anyway?

I get asked this a lot. At first, I was puzzled by the question. I mean, really…isn’t it obvious? Then I realized how little I know about football, and it made sense from there. 412 more words

Author Clayton J. Callahan

The Horror Genre Is Older Than You Think: A New History, From Homer to Lovecraft

The below essay, by attorney and writer Leslie S. Klinger, is taken from the introduction to In the Shadow of Edgar Allan Poe: Classic Tales of Horror, 1816–1914… 3,712 more words


The Uncomfortable Creation of Life

You will rejoice to hear that no disaster has accompanied the commencement of an enterprise which you have regarded with such evil forebodings.

***Read as part of the…

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Book Review

Frankenstein di Mary Shelley

Riportiamo di seguito una delle possibili traduzioni dell’incipit di Frankenstein di Mary Shelley, analizzato insieme ai tutor durante le chat. Buon confronto!

Sono nato a Ginevra e la mia famiglia è una tra le più in vista di quella repubblica. 322 more words


Victim's Last Thoughts

Victim’s Last Thoughts

“I will be with you on your wedding-night.”

Victor’s workmanship may have been shoddy–
but she didn’t fight back with karate.
When awe strikes, it strikes vastly. 23 more words

New Reads: Stepping Out of My Comfort Zone

It is so hard to believe we’re well into October already! The air is getting crisp and leaves are beginning to fall so it must be true;) This month I’m reading a few books that take me well out of my comfort zone at first glance. 53 more words

Vlog: Horror Films We Want to See Rebooted

While listing the horror films that our Adaptation hosts want to see rebooted, Jess has a bit of a conundrum to solve!

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