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The Outer Dark Symposium 2019 comes to Atlanta’s Silver Scream FX Lab in March

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The Outer Dark presents the third annual The Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird. Featuring more than forty creators of weird, horror, and speculative fiction, with a focus on diverse perspectives by women, LBGTQ+ and writers of color, this symposium is the only annual conference that focuses on contemporary weird fiction, with readings, panels, …

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News Round-up Week Ending 1 February 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Graham Masterton, Ghost Virus, available in paperback 7 February Coming 7 February from Head of Zeus is the paperback edition of Ghost Virus, by Graham Masterton, already available in hardback and eBook editions. A virus spreads …

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News Round-up Week Ending 25 January 2019

I Dream of Mirrors by Chris Kelso

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New sci-fi horror novel by Chris Kelso coming 2 February from The Sinister Horror Company From Chris Kelso (The Dregs Trilogy), comes I Dream of Mirrors, a new transgressive sci-fi horror novel. Released by The Sinister Horror …

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News Round-up Week Ending 18 January 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … PS Publishing announce new three volume hardback edition of Stephen King’s The Stand Following on from the success of their multi-volume hardback editions of The Tommyknockers and Salem’s Lot, PS Publishing are working their magic on another of King’s …

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News Round-up Week Ending 11 January 2019

Blacker Against the Deep Dark

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Eibonvale Press, Blacker Against the Deep Dark, by Alexander Zelenyj Released on 31 December 2018 by Eibonvale Press, Blacker Against the Deep Dark is a new collection of thirty-one stories by acclaimed Canadian author, Alexander Zelenyj. The …

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News Round-up Week Ending 4 January 2019

If It Bleeds

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Nightscape Press’ Charitable Chapbook line, If it Bleeds, by Matthew M. Bartlett Recently featured in the advertising on the This is Horror podcast, If it Bleeds is a new charitable chapbook, written by Matthew M. Bartlett …

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This Is Horror Awards 2018: Public Nominations Are Open

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It’s the final day of the year and the public nominations are now open for the eighth annual This Is Horror Awards. Here are the categories: Novel of the Year Novella of the Year Short Story Collection of the Year Anthology of the Year Fiction Magazine of the Year Publisher of the Year Fiction Podcast …

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News Round-up Week Ending 28 December 2018

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Thunderstorm Books, limited edition, signed first edition of The Hag Witch of Tripp Creek Described by the author herself as an origin story for a local legend, The Hag Witch of Tripp Creek sees urbanite Dawna …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 24 Dec 2018

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Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to. Without further ado: Gizmodo suggest eight shows which demonstrate that horror was the biggest success in TV in 2018 Paste Magazine pick out the fifteen best horror comics of the year Hot …

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News Round-up Week Ending 21 December 2018

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New thriller with supernatural horror elements, Victoria, from Jason Parent’s What Lies Within universe, out today Released through Bloodshot Books and featuring exquisite cover art by Mikio Murakami, Victoria is a standalone novel, set in the same universe as Jason …

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News Round-up Week Ending 14 December 2018

An obscurity of ghosts

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Coming soon from Black Shuck Books, An Obscurity of Ghosts Coming some time before the end of the year, An Obscurity of  Ghosts: Further Tales of the Supernatural by Women 1859 – 1903, is a collection of ghost …

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News Round-up Week Ending 7 December 2018

The Isle

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Available now from Grey Matter Press, The Isle, by John C. Foster Part New England gothic, part supernatural thriller and part hard boiled crime story, The Isle is the latest novel by John C. Foster (Night Roads). When US …

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News Round-up Week Ending 30 November 2018

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New short story collection, Darker Days, by Kenneth W. Cain coming 7 December from Crystal Lake Publishing Featuring twenty-six tales of dark fiction, comes the new collection, Darker Days, by Kenneth W. Cain. Featuring dark themes first inspired …

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News Round-up Week Ending 23 November 2018

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … From author John Houlihan come two novelisations of the Mophidius Entertainment’s Mon Dieu Cthulu game From author John Houlihan (The Trellborg Monstrosities) come two new novelisations of the Mophidius entertainment game, Mon Dieu Cthulu, set in a Lovecraftian universe. …

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#ThankYouPatrons

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Today, November 19th, creators are joining together to say thank you to their wonderful patrons. To celebrate the occasion, Michael David Wilson and Bob Pastorella have recorded a special Patrons Only Q&A and Gratitude Party to say thank you to This Is Horror Podcast patrons. Patrons can listen to the two-hour audio version here.  And …

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