The following is a summary of the contents of Issue #12 (Summer 2013):

Dara Downey and Jenny McDonnell, Editorial Note

ARTICLES

Katherine Bischoping and Riley Olstead, A “Beastly Blood-Sucking Woman”: Invocations of a Gothic Monster in Dorothy L. Sayers’s Unnatural Death (1927)

Mark Jancovich, Bluebeard’s Wives: Horror, Quality and the Paranoid Woman’s Film in the 1940s

Kristine Larsen, “Nightmare Horrors and Perils of the Night”: Zombies and Modern Science

Deirdre O’Leary, Ghosted Dramaturgy: Mapping the Haunted Space in Punchdrunk’s Sleep No More

Rachel Mizsei Ward, Plushies, My Little Cthulhu and Chibithulhu: The Transformation of Cthulhu from Horrific Body to Cute Body

BOOK REVIEWS: LITERARY AND CULTURAL CRITICISM

Ailise Bulfin, The Mummy's Curse: The True History of a Dark Fantasy, by Roger Luckhurst; Sarah Cleary, TV Horror: Investigating the Dark Side of the Small Screen, by Lorna Jowett and Stacey Abbott; Daragh Downes, Popular Revenants: The German Gothic and Its International Reception, 1800-2000, edited by Andrew Cusack and Barry Murnane; Jenny McDonnell, The Gothic, Postcolonialism and Otherness: Ghosts from Elsewhere, by Tabish Khair; James Moriarty, Reflections in a Glass Darkly: Essays on J. Sheridan Le Fanu, edited by Gary William Crawford, Jim Rockhill and Brian J. Showers and The Lost Journal of Bram Stoker: The Dublin Years, edited by Elizabeth Miller and Dacre Stoker; Shelley Trower, Gothic Music: The Sounds of the Uncanny, by Isabella van Elferen

BOOK REVIEWS: FICTION

Adam Crothers, The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman; Edward O'Hare, Granta 117: Horror, edited by John Freeman;  Alexander Runchman, Everything is Always Wrong, by Graham Tugwell

BOOKS RECEIVED

FILM REVIEWS

Ruth Doherty, Melancholia; Marek Lewandowski, The Raven; Jenny McDonnell, The World's End; Elizabeth Parker, Snow White and the Huntsman; Kate Roddy, Stoker; Oisin Vink, Excision and Maniac

TELEVISION REVIEWS

Linnie Blake, Hemlock Grove: Season One; Silvia E. Herrera, Mockingbird Lane; Sorcha Ní Fhlainn, Hannibal: Season One; Oisin Vink, Bates Motel: Season One

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