Other

Here is where you’ll find all the writing that doesn’t quite fit as snugly under one style. It may feature British horror films but not be explicitly about them, or it may reference a particular British horror television programme while being about something else entirely. In short, this is where the other stuff lives. And it’s really good…

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Would the Stones like Fries with That? Examining the Tension Between Modernity and Folk Horror in Children of the Stones

Sam Pheby-McGarvey examines the tensions between modernity and folk horror communities in Children of the Stones. Focusing on the interaction between the community and modern outsiders, the isolated nature of Milbury and its rejection of modern society and technology. What this tells us of our anxieties about modernity, and warnings about returning to pastoral life…

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Holidays in a Haunted Country

When you love escaping from reality into horror, it is somewhat irritating when the tables are turned. You’re trapped and scared, it is time to plan a dark holiday. Tamar Newton explores the options…