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CFP: ‘Werewolves: Studies in Transformations’

Posted by Kaja Franck on September 30, 2015 in Guest Blog tagged with , , , , ,

I'm delighted to post a CFP for a special issue of Revenant, a journal dedicated to the supernatural. ‘Revenant: Critical and Creative Studies of the Supernatural’ is a peer-reviewed, online journal looking at the supernatural, the uncanny and the weird. Revenant is now accepting articles, creative writing pieces and book, film, game, event or art reviews for a themed issue on werewolves (due Autumn 2016), guest edited by Dr Janine Hatter and Kaja Franck. Werewolves have been a consistent, if side-lined, aspect of supernatural studies. From medieval and Early Modern poetry, through the

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Hemlock Grove comes to Netflix

Posted by Matt Foley on January 14, 2013 in News tagged with , ,

Netflix is set to release its original series Hemlock Grove this April. The series is produced by Eli Roth and stars Famke Janssen and Dougray Scott. Early indications suggest that there may be a werewolf among the inhabitants of Hemlock. Empire magazine reports: Based on Brian McGreevy’s titular novel (and adapted by the writer himself alongside Roth), and Hemlock Grove is set in a small Pennsylvania steel town whose best years are long behind it. Now a weird, dilapidated place, the death of a 17-year-old girl prompts an investigation into the area’s dark secrets, seething with super