Posts Tagged ‘Chicago’

News – Chicago’s Flashback Weekend 2012

It’s the 10th anniversary of Chicago’s premier Horror Convention: Flashback Weeekend 2012! This year is loaded with fantastic horror goodies including John Carpenter presenting a 30th Anniversary Screening of The Thing and Linda Blair presenting a charity screening of The Exorcist! The fun starts this Friday, August 10th, read on for a schedule of events!

News – Before Edward, Before Lestat, Before Dracula… there was Carmilla.

“Carmilla” is a Gothic novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. First published in 1872, it tells the story of a young woman’s susceptibility to the attentions of a female vampire named Carmilla. “Carmilla” predates Bram Stoker’s Dracula by twenty five years, had a strong influence on Stoker’s famous novel and has been adapted many times [...]