Literature is inexorable, you can only resist it for so long. In this commercial for a Paris fashion store, Daphne Guinness recites from Dante’s Inferno.
The Terror of History: The Witch Hunt in Early Modern Europe, lecture by Professor Teofilo Ruiz, UCLA
Documentary about folklore in Romania, stories about Vlad the Impaler, the inspiration behind Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Interspersed with old movie clips of films about Dracula and the historical Vlad Tepes.
Lecture on the depiction of monsters in Gothic Literature, by Dr Marty Wood of The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Lecture by Prof. Brian Strum of UNC Chapel Hill.