Elizabeth Miller – The Strain

June 22, 2009

Elizabeth Miller – The Strain Tired of teenage vampire angst and nice guys with fangs? Do you long for a return to the cadaverous, repulsive, horror-inducing vampires of yore? If so, here’s a book for you to sink your teeth into – The Strain by Guillermo de Toro and Chuck Hogan.   This book (the first of […]

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A Vampire Fit for Kids: Rewriting Dracula

February 9, 2009
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A Vampire Fit for Kids: RewritingDracula There are many stories that would fascinate children, if told in a way they could understand. What little boy wouldn’t love a story about a mad sea captain battling a monster whale, yet try reading Moby Dick to a child and see how fast their eyes glaze over. Tania […]

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December 16, 2008
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Famous Monsters » Literature Review: Bram Stoker’s Notes for Dracula: A Facsimile Edition

November 28, 2008
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Famous Monsters » Literature Review: Bram Stoker’s Notes for Dracula: A Facsimile Edition is a wonderful review of Elizabeth’s new publication. You should read it, and get the book! To be honest, I have to tell you first that to me Bram Stoker’s Dracula is the Holy Bible of Horror Fiction. In fact the only […]

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Let the Right One In

October 31, 2008
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I think yuka and I are taking elizabeth to see Let the Right One In (link for trailer): A fragile, anxious boy, 12-year-old Oskar is regularly bullied by his stronger classmates but never strikes back. The lonely boy’s wish for a friend seems to come true when he meets Eli, also 12, who moves in […]

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Drakula Istanbul’da (1953) (Dracula in Istanbul)

August 5, 2008
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Yuka, Elizabeth and I watched the legendary Drakula Istanbul’da (1953) (Dracula in Istanbul) over the weekend. Check it out if you want to see something wonderful and strange. If anyone knows turkish and wants to translate it for us, let us know! This link will take you to vuze.com where you can watch the movie, […]

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Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Undead – Trailer

May 7, 2008
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Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Undead – Trailer What more do you want. Thanks shelly!!!! You scooped the bloofer!

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Journal of Dracula Studies

February 14, 2008
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Number 9 (2007) of Journal of Dracula Studies is now online at the Dracula Research Centre. I’m co-editor as of this issue. The papers in this issue are: Rethinking the New Woman in Stoker’s Fiction: Looking at Lady Athlyne (Carol A. Senf) The Status of Vlad Tepes in Communist Romania: A Reassessment (Duncan Light) Hamilton […]

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Elizabeth Miller – Snow Day in Toronto

February 6, 2008
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Everyone should read the blog of my friend the blooferlady: Snow Day in Toronto I think my aversion to snow can be traced back to the fact that when I was less than 2 weeks old, being transported by dog team from one rural Newfoundland community to another, I fell off the sled and into a […]

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TorontoSun.com – Canada’s Baroness of the House of … Dracula

January 13, 2008
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Elizabeth’s causing trouble again… TorontoSun.com – Other News – Canada’s Baroness of the House of … Dracula A cold wind gusts past surrounding gothic spires as the Baroness of the House of Dracula touches a bat-shaped earring and sinks her teeth into a discussion of one of her grand, consuming passions. “I’ve been a baseball […]

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