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Let's Talk About Wolves #5: Werewolf Talk with Becca Lynn Mathis

Becca Lynn Mathis In this latest instalment of #WerewolfTalk, I got to hear from author Becca Lynn Mathis. Born and raised in Texas, Becca Lynn Mathis has been writing since she was a little girl, and could often be found sitting among the branches of a tree, reading a book. She even used to get… Continue reading Let's Talk About Wolves #5: Werewolf Talk with Becca Lynn Mathis

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Werewolf Films: 1950-1959

Perhaps because no one likes thinking about basic human unpleasantness, and everyone had had quite enough of that thanks very much, the werewolf film and its themes saw a repression in the 1950s. The rise of the teenager in Britain and America was a cause of much social anxiety in the post-War period, while older… Continue reading Werewolf Films: 1950-1959

Author Interview, Gothic Fiction, werewolves

Let's Talk About Wolves #4: Hopeless, Maine

Volume 1: THE GATHERING In this next installment of talking about wolves, I got to chat with Tom and Nimue Brown, the co-creators of the Hopeless, Maine graphic novel series. Tom Brown is also the illustrator for The Crows, and there are three of Tom's original illustrations in the eBook version and five in the… Continue reading Let's Talk About Wolves #4: Hopeless, Maine

Gothic Fiction, TV/Film Review, Uncategorized, werewolves

Werewolf Films: 1910-1949

What did the werewolf represent? Who could become one? How did the werewolf reflect social anxieties in cinema? #silentcinema #werewolf #MondayBlogsClub

Book Review, werewolves

Let’s Talk About Wolves #3 : Kinship and Kindness

Author Kara Jorgensen has her own thoughts about werewolves and has used them in her most recent novel, Kinship and Kindness, available to pre-order, released on 1st July 2020. Kara Jorgensen is a queer, anachronistic oddball with a penchant for all things antiquated, morbid, or just plain strange. While in college, she realised she no longer… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Wolves #3 : Kinship and Kindness