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A Bookish Spring

     It’s been a very, very long time since my last reading list! But a recent flurry of books in the post gives me an excuse to draw up a reading programme for the remainder of March… 1. Dracula, by … Continue reading

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A Monstrous Catalogue

     I am four weeks into the second semester and already enjoying it so much more than the first. This is mainly due to the new graduate course I am teaching, which focuses on monsters. At first, I was less … Continue reading

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The Great God Pan, by Arthur Machen (1894)

          Those of you who read my post on the Greek god Pan will remember that I mentioned the influence of Greek mythology upon writers in England towards the end of the nineteenth century, and in particular, the fascination … Continue reading

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