Romancing the Gothic

August Classes

Hi All! It’s that time of the month again. We’re looking at the next set of classes for August. You can sign up here. All the classes are free because we believe that education should be available to everyone whether they can afford it or not. If you would like to support the programme toContinue reading “August Classes”

Bibiliography (with links) for ‘Taking the Pen in Their Hands’

On Saturday 24th July, I gave a talk entitled ‘Taking the Pen in their Hands: Women Writers in the Georgian and Regency Periods’ for the Regency Writers Conference. This is a reference list and a list of primary sources most of which have links to free online public domain versions. Reference List Batchelor, Jennie. Women’sContinue reading “Bibiliography (with links) for ‘Taking the Pen in Their Hands’”

Saturday Class – 24th July

You can sign up for this class for free here. This Saturday we are joined by Kai D’Argenta who is joining us to talk about ‘Peter Would Cry Over You – Modern TV Werewolves and Masculinity’. The talk covers depictions of werewolves in various ensemble supernatural tv shows from the early 21st century, focussing specificallyContinue reading “Saturday Class – 24th July”

Review: New Queer Horror

Originally posted on The Dark Arts Journal:
Darren Elliot-Smith and John Edgar Browning (eds.), New Queer Horror: Film and Television (Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2020. 256 Pages). ISBN 9781786836267 The connections between the queer community and Gothic and Horror are self-evident. Queer-coded monsters, defiant subversions, rebellious identifications are all a familiar part of the…

A Guide for Gothic Clergy

Do you seek to follow and serve the Lord with all your heart, all your mind, and all your strength? Well, you’re in the wrong place. Move along. Gothic clergy enter the profession from greed, lust for power, lack of employment options, disappointments in love, to hide from their criminal pasts or simply for theContinue reading “A Guide for Gothic Clergy”

June Daily Content

Romancing the Gothic is taking a holiday in June but never fear! There will still be content provided. I will be uploading and releasing daily pre-prepared content. If you already support the project via ko-fi (preferred) or patreon, you’ll have access to all the resources. You can also support via ko-fi as a one-off orContinue reading “June Daily Content”


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