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Leeches
Arms-of-Stoker-of Dublin

Halloween News

A selection of the very many

Bram Stoker and Dracula news articles,

published leading up to Halloween 2011


Gothic Exhibit Opens at the British Library


Dracula Untold... Plundering Bram Stoker?


Horror Writers Association Launches “Horror Selfies” Campaign


Dacre Stoker Speaking at the Mark Twain House


Whitby Goth Weekend brings thousands to Yorkshire


Dracula filming in Northern Ireland


Bray Studios Could be turned into housing....


Houston's Canconier to perform music from the days of Vlad Dracula


Petition started to name the Bram Stoker Bridge in Dublin, please sign!


Work to slow Whitby Erosion


Jess Franco, director, actor, writer, composer and producer dead at 82.


Soon to be Published:

Bram Stoker, Dracula and the Victorian Gothic Stage, Catherine Wynne


Final Ballot Named for the 2012 Horror Writers Association Bram Stoker Awards


Hammer Films -Dracula Restored


Bram Stoker, Centenary Essays, edited by Jarlath Killeen

To be Released, Summer 2013


El Festival de Cine Clásico Retroback homenajeará al creador de Drácula, eje central de su programación

Retroback - International Classic Film Festival

will honor Bram Stoker February 2013


Washington Post Review

of The Lost Journal of Bram Stoker & The Forgotten Writings of Bram Stoker


“Dracula e il mito dei vampiri”
23 novembre 2012 – 24 marzo 2013
Triennale di Milano (viale Alemagna, 6)
Intero 8,00 Euro / Ridotto 6,50 Euro
www.draculamilano.com


Bram Stoker's Forgotten Writings

Huffington Post


Whitby's "Dracula" Church Yard Raining Bones

Mail Online


Shakespeare Society Takes on Dracula

Richmond-GuardianUK


Vampiri in Mostra

Vogue.it


After 'Twilight": Where do Vampires in Pop Culture Go From Here?

The Atlantic


Vampire - Themed Attractions

Telegraph


Critique de Dracula-Celluloidz


A Selection of the Articles & Essays Celebrating Bram Stoker's 165th Birthday

Bram Stoker Books On Display- Google Doodle-WebPro News

Bram Stoker Books - The Washington Post

Bram Stoker's Anti-Russian Rant - Voice of Russia

Christian Science Monitor-The 5 Best Movie Adaptations of Dracula

How Dracula Created the Modern Vampire- Christian Science Monitor

Bram Stoker Google Logo- Huffington Post

Happy Birthday, Bram Stoker: 10 Famous Vampires in Art - Huffington Post

Washington Post - Google Doodle Toasts Dracula Creator

Stoker at 165 - Patheos.com

Slate.com - Bram Stoker's 165th Birthday: Things You Don't Know About...

The Many Faces of Dracula - Mirror .co.uk

5 Dracula Spoofs to Celebrate Bram's Birthday- Fearnet


Dublin Book Festival


When Bram Met Walt

Magazine for the National Humanities


Dracula: Bram Stoker's Very Anglo - Irish Bloodsucker

BBC America


The Economics of Dracula

Ludwig von Mises Institute


New York Comic Con Round-Up...Dracula Ancestors

Just Press Play


Dracula was the Original Thug

Slate.com


Too Many Literary Critics are Vampires

The Telegraph


Science Behind Vampire Myths

KQED Quest


Vampires: The Real History

Live Science


Let's Take A Stab at the Medical Myths Surrounding Vampires

Huffington Post


The Dracula Dilemma:Tourism, Identity & the State in Romania

The Times Higher Education


Bram Was a Notorious Prankster

Herald.ie


Bram Stoker Exhibition in Dublin's Little Museum

entertainment.ie


Teased About Dracula

Herald.ie


Stage Struck-Bram Stoker's Theatrical Flourishes

The Irish Times


Dracula visits London while his creator is unearthed at home

independent.ie


The Dead English-American Repertory Theater of WNY

Buffalo.broadway.com


Bram Stoker Festival in Dublin

IrishCentral.com


Anne Rice & The Vampire Genre - Interview

Examiner.com


Ranking the Best 10 Cinematic Draculas

UnrealityMag.com


Christopher Lee: A Brief History of' 'Dracula' from Book to Film

Dangerous Minds.net


Halloween Thrills and Chills

timesofmalta.com


Dracula Castle Group Fights to Save Project

The Press & Journal.co.uk


Who Walks in the Dark

Stageplay based on Bram Stoker's The Jewel of the Seven Stars(1903)

peacearchnews.com  -British Columbia


Story Map Dublin

City Streets Come Alive to the Sound of Spinning Yarns

IrishExaminer.com


Dressing up Dublin's Merrion Square

Independent.ie


The Creation of Dracula-Part One

MancunianMatters.co.uk


The Creation of Dracula-Part Two

MancunianMatters.co.uk


Centenary Celebrations for Stoker's Legend at Whitby Abbey

CisionWire


3,000 Year Old Frankenstein Mummies Discovered in Scotland

Yahoo News


Bram Stoker's Inspiration in Ireland

Random Descent/blog


Newport's link with Dracula Writer

The Mayo News, County Mayo


Dracula Fever Hits Dublin, But No Museum

Herald.ie


Expert Calls For Dracula Conference in Derry

Derry Journal


Dracula en La Coruna

www.hoyesarte.com


Vampire Slaying Kit Bought by Royal Armouries Museum

BBC.co.uk


1890's Vampire Slaying Kit at Auction

BBC.co.uk


Amid Rationing, a Rich Exhibition

Morpeth Exhibit includes Wm. Stoker Medal

Morpeth Herald


Vampire Skeleton Unearthed in Bulgaria

Mail Online


Unearthing a Victorian Vampire

Dracula on sale- May 26, 1897- The Tennessean


We Love Vampires-Bloodsuckers Over the Years

Ground Zero-Lincoln Journal Star


Dracula: Man Behind the Cape

Sir Christopher Frayling Write for

The Guardian Books


Dracula-The Sligo Connection

SligoChampion.ie


Dracula in the London Marathon

New Record for Fastest Marathon Dressed

as a Book Character

ITV News


Will Hill's Top 10 Vampires

Guardian.co.uk


Dracula Creator Escapes Fangs of Death in Birmingham

Sunday Mercury  ( Story from Bram Stoker, Himself )


The Art of Fiction: Bram Stoker's Dracula

The Spectator Book Blog


Twilight v Dracula-Readers' Responses

Guardian.co.uk - Books


The Book of Bram

Bram Stoker Had a Gimlet Eye for Evil

Fredericksburg.com


Dracula Bites Back! Gothic Legacy in Danger...

The Independent


No Harm in Recounting Stoker as a Charming Singer

Independent.ie


Bram Stoker: A Century in the Shadows

Arminta Wallace for Irish Times.com


Bram Stoker: A Dub off the Old Block

Arminta Walace for Irish Times.com


It's Not All About 'Dracula": Stoker's 17 Other Books

Luke Gibbons for Irish Times.Com


Dracula Inspired by Tale of Bram's Ancestor

Eir.com


Charlotte Stoker's Family Traced to 561 AD

FindMyPast.ie


Stoker Centenary Celebrations Begin

Dublin - Northsidepeople.ie


A Brief History of Vampire Fiction

By Kim Newman for Wired.com


Lugosi and Karloff  Descendents at TCM Film Fest

Hollywood Reporter.com


Blood Curdling Irish Postage Stamps

Independent.ie


Top Ten Vampire Death Scenes From Movies

Video Clips Chosen by Kim Newman

Fearnet


Bram Stoker's Pen Created a Monster That Still Has Teeth

Cleveland.com


Blood and Honour

Letters, Independent.ie


Vampires We Have Known, Dracula in 1897

Guardian.co.uk


Fangs for the Memory: A Century of Dracula

The Independent


Did Irish Dwarf Inspire Count Dracula?

Belfasttelegraph.co.uk


Dracula Creator Also Had Painting in his Blood

Independent.ie


Vampire Novel of the Century Awarded to:

Richard Matheson for his 1954 classic I Am Legend

Guardian.co.uk


Dracula Stakes claim with Hatfield Academics

University of Hertfordshire relates to the Un-Dead

Hatfield News, St. Alban's Review


Bram Stoker's Centenary and the Shakespeare Connection

The Shakespeare Blog, Shakespeare in Education


New Dublin website: www.bramstokercentenary.com

Stoker Centenary Events and Stoker Reunion in Dublin, Ireland


Dracula author had plenty of sport in his blood

Irish Independent


Dracula's Contract to see the light of day 100 years on....

Constable to publish original, handwritten by Bram Stoker

The Independent


Dracula's Creator Revealed by Bram Stoker's great grandson,

Noel Dobbs and Brian J. Showers of the Bram Stoker Society


100 Years on, the un-dead are in better shape than ever

The Spectator Book Review  - Bram Stoker's Lost Journal


Famous in the Fifties: Photographs by Daniel Farson

National Portrait Gallery, London

19 March - 16 September 2012


A Crash Course in Irish Culture

For St Patrick's Day

The Sacramento Bee


BBC Radio 3 Nightwaves, Landmarks

Philip Dodd's 45 minute program on Bram Stoker & Dracula

March 7,  22:00


Film History is up For Grabs

1958 Dracula Poster to sell at Mallam's in Oxford


Dracula at Broadway Studio Theatre,  March 7 - April 1

Catford, S. London


Chicago Irish Film Festival

"Bram Stoker agus Dracula" 2011

To be screened March 5 (see trailer)


Review of Dublin: City of Literature by Muriel Bolger

A Guide to Literary Dublin

Independent.ie


Photos of Bram Stoker's Birthplace at 15 Marino Crescent

Thanks to Austin Keegan, whose family has been at 15 Marino Crescent for the last 80 years, for  sharing this link with the

Bram Stoker Estate Facebook page .


V IS FOR VAMPIRE

Huffington Post


Bram Stoker in Collooney-The Lost Journal

Michael Farry Blog


HAMMER TO REVIVE DRACULA

Irish Central


Dublin: Home of Stoker, Wilde, Beckett, & Yeats needs a new library befitting the city's literary heritage

Irish Construction News


DEATHLESS PROSE: BRAM STOKER

AWARD FOR BEST VAMPIRE NOVEL

Guardian UK


Magic & Shock in Stagefright

Norwich Evening News


HAMMER TO MAKE NEW DRACULA & FRANKENSTEIN

Fanshare


Dublin Stakes a Claim to Bram Stoker with The Lost Journal

Deirdre Cashion in the Irish Independent


STOKER REMEMBERED

writteninireland.com

2012 An Exciting Year For Literature


TOUR BRAM STOKER'S BIRTHPLACE

VIDEO TOUR POSTED BY IRISH TIMES


BRAM STOKER'S CLONTARF BIRTHPLACE FOR SALE

IRISH TIMES

15 Marino Crescent, Stoker landmark now available......


Bram Stoker’s Dracula: The Critical Feast, An Annotated Reference of Early Reviews and Reactions, 1897-1913,

By John Edgar Browning (Apocryphile Press, expected 2012)


Death By Hammer

Britmovie.com


Vampire Literature Course for First Year Students

UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO


Literary Events in 2012

THE GUARDIAN

Interesting calendar, with the most interesting entry on April 20


"100 years since Dracula creator Bram Stoker reportedly died..........."


Jeremy Wagner announced as sponsor of the Bram Stoker

Vampire Novel of the Year Award to be given in conjunction with the Bram Stoker Estate, at the 2012

HWA Stoker Weekend (March 31)


Lucire Volante: The Emerald (Isle) City

WHEN IT COMES TO FINDING the perfect balance of town and country, tradition and technology, sport and culture, and classic and cutting edge, no European city does that dance quite as nimbly as Dublin, Ireland.


Anniversaries of sea and sky                                        

Irishtimes.com

2012 Centenary, Bram Stoker & the Titanic

                                        

John Stoker of Southport supports search for AE1.....

Liverpool Daily Post.co.uk


Sensualising Deformity

Communication and Construction of

Monstrous Embodiment     
“Just a wooden stake”: (de)sensualising Dracula,

A blog, consideration of  Dr. Elizabeth Miller’s article,

Coitus Interruptus: Sex, Bram Stoker and 'Dracula'


Elizabeth Miller Spills the Beans

Interview on Gravediggers Local

What is special about 2012 and your upcoming

book Bram Stoker’s Dublin Notebook....


Un sucesor de Stoker encarga un proyecto sobre

el nacimiento de Drácula

Europa press.es


Waterstones Vampire Timeline

Christabel, Varney the Vampyre, The Vampyre, Dracula,

The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire, I Am Legend..


Bram Stoker’s Inspiration for Dracula

Vampire Film Festival                   

                                                                         

Epitaphs of Wit and Wisdom

Irish Central


Actor Lee given Bram Stoker award

Irish Times

Sir Christopher Lee accepted the

Bram Stoker Gold Medal from Trinity College

Philosophical Society president Eoin O’Liatháin....


Dublin Writers Museum

Celebrating the Mordant, Witty, and Darkly Romantic


Bram Stoker & His Count Dracula

Genealogist.co.uk


A Bloody Good Read....

Ashley Fantz

CNN.com


ZOMBIE AND VAMPIRE MYSTERY

RESEARCHERS UNEARTH 1300-YEAR-OLD MYSTERY




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