"Espy amidst these tombs the shade of Poe"
An immersive theater experience that channels the spirit and characters of famed author Edgar Allan Poe will be offered next month by the Maryland Historical Society at the landmarked, 1846 Enoch Powell House in Baltimore. The Mesmeric Revelations Of Edgar Allan Poe, which will be performed from October 9 through November [...]
The weekend of a "blood moon" seems an auspicious time to open a show about the American master of horror. But since First Folio Theatre's "The Madness of Edgar Allan Poe: A Love Story" is on its fifth outing at the Mayslake Peabody estate, the artists and crew have a sure handle on the demands...
Do you love your Gothic stories? Extraordinary Tales is an animated anthology of Poe's stories, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Pit and the Pendulum, The Fall of the House of Usher, The Masque of Red Death and The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valdemar.
A trailer has arrived online for what appears to be a very interesting project from director Raul Garcia, an anthology film that brings five stories written by Edgar Allan Poe to the screen in animated form. Titled EXTRAORDINARY TALES,...Show More Summary
We know the stories. We’ve read them. We’ve seen them made into movies, parodies and more. But we’ve never really seen the stories of Edgar Allan Poe like this. This is Extraordinary Tales. Read more...
The Catch of the Week for February 7 - 13 is Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe`s Murders in the Rue Morgue!This is an hidden object game.To get it for $2.99, click the image below! Mac users click here! (Sorry it took me so long to get this posted!)
By Rhymefest Chicago is a poem written by Edgar Allan Poe. It is beautifully tragic, with its political corruption, murder, suspense, segregation, and economic disparity. "Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering,...Show More Summary
War-Gods of the Deep is one of the few Edgar Allan Poe adaptations starring Vincent Price that wasn’t directed by Roger Corman. In fact, it could be the only one. I’m not entirely sure and I didn’t look into it. I do know that it’s very loosely based off the Poe poem, “City in the […]
"Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing..."
It sounds like the nightmarish reveal from the end of a terrifying tale written by Edgar Allan Poe himself. Robert Palmer of Toule, WA recently found a caterpillar that appears to have Poe’s own dread-filled face on its back. He spotted...Show More Summary
Robert Palmer of Toule, Washington recently spotted an unusual caterpillar. It seemed to have a human face colored on its back. Who does it look like? My first thought was Edgar Allan Poe. Others have seen Teddy Roosevelt, Marlon Brando, and Robin Williams. Show More Summary
nigra-lux: CLARKE, Harry (1889-1931) Illustration for Edgar Allan Poe’s story “The Pit and the Pendulum” 1919 Ed. Orig.
Submitted by Joseph Calhoun via Alhambra Investment Partners, All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream. Edgar Allan Poe All things are subject to interpretation. Whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power not truth. Show More Summary
Clippers: In the July 9 Sports section, an article and a column about DeAndre Jordan re-signing with the Clippers misspelled Edgar Allan Poe's middle name as Allen.
DeAndre Jordan's free agency was filled with rumors that the reason he was considering leaving the Clippers was because he didn't like playing with Chris Paul. Paul's "constant barking" and passive-aggressive personality was said toShow More Summary
Lee reads 'The Tell Tale Heart,' 'The Raven,' and 'The Fall of the House of Usher.'
The game wouldn't exist if not for a minor plot point in a 170-year-old story.
While trying to avoid being judgmental, I swing back and forth like a pendulum in an Edgar Allan Poe short story…
ROGER KIMBALL: The relevance of the House of Usher to the Way We Live Now. Towards the beginning of Edgar Allan Poe’s macabre romance “The Fall of the House of Usher,” the unnamed narrator describes his first sight of that gloomy old pile. Among other eldritch features, he noticed “a barely perceptible fissure, which, extending […]