Horror 101

I'm running an on-going podcast series at Tales to Terrify, charting the development and evolution of the horror genre, from its gothic roots to the present. Come along and listen:

Introduction: Horror 101

Horror 101: The Castle of Ontronto 

Horror 101: The Mysteries of Udolpho and The Monk

Horror 101: Frankenstein, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Melmoth the Wanderer, and "The Beast", "The House" and "The Ghost"

Horror 101: House of the Seven Gables, Turn of the Screw, "Fall of the House of Usher", Jane Eyre - The HOUSE, Part 1

Horror 101: The House and the Brain, Haunted House Story, Wuthering Heights - THE HOUSE, PART 2

Horror 101:  "The Rats in the Walls," "The Horror at Red Hook," The House on the Borderlands, Liminal Space, and What Lies Beneath - THE HOUSE, PART 3

Horror 101: IT'S ALIVE! The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson and Witch House by Evangeline Walton - THE HOUSE, PART 4

Horror 101: THIS HOUSE IS MADE OF PULP! The Devil's Mansion, by Rex Jardin, We Have Always Lived in the Castle,  by Shirley Jackson and Echo of Evil, by Manuel Komroff - THE HOUSE PART 5

Horror 101: Some YA Horror/Gothic Houses: Blackbriar, by William Sleator, The House With A Clock In Its Walls, by John Bellairs, From the Dust Returned, by Ray Bradbury - THE HOUSE PART 6

Horror 101: The House As Parasite: The House Next Door, by Anne River Siddons, Burnt Offerings, by Robert Marusco and Hell House by Richard Matheson - THE HOUSE PART 7
Horror 101: This Apartment is Hell! The Sentinel by Jeffery Konvitz, The Brownstone by Ken Eulo, Rosemary's Baby by Ira Levi

Horror 101: The Return of the Gothic: Brownstone Gothic, by Elizabeth Shenkin, The Hawkline Monster: A Western Gothic, by Richard Brautigan, The Woman in Black, by Susan Hill, The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane, by Laird Koenig