TICKETS ON SALE FOR STEPHEN THROWER’S “JESUS FRANCO: SHOOTING AT THE SPEED OF LIFE”

**UPDATE: Due to a late shipment, the publisher of Stephen Thrower’s new book MURDEROUS PASSIONS: THE DELIRIOUS CINEMA OF JESS FRANCO will not have the books available at the Miskatonic class. He will have an advance copy available for viewing and will be able to take pre-orders. The final class of this season’s Miskatonic Institute […]

CONTEST! Send us your creepiest landscape photo for FREE TICKETS!

With Jasper Sharp’s upcoming Miskatonic London class “ENGULFED BY NATURE: PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SUPERNATURAL LANDSCAPES” this Thursday at The Horse Hospital, you have a chance to win TWO FREE TICKETS just by sending us your own creepy landscape shots no later than midnight (UK time) on Wednesday May 13th. To enter, just go over to our […]

Photos from Kim Newman’s LONDON UNDERGROUND: “DEATH LINE”

Thanks to Burn the Witch Photography for being on hand to document Kim Newman’s Miskatonic London class – a very special event with surprise guest comix legend Melinda Gebbie showing up to do a live drawing our presenters! Created with flickr slideshow.

TICKETS ON SALE FOR JASPER SHARP’S “ENGULFED BY NATURE: PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SUPERNATURAL LANDSCAPES
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The April session of the Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies – London saw legendary comics artist Melinda Gebbie – a surprise guest at the event – making a Death Line-themed live drawing of horror luminary Kim Newman as he was telling a packed audience about this unique British horror tale. On May 14th, Jasper Sharp, […]

The Psychotronic Tourist: “DEATH LINE” (1972)

In honour of Kim Newman’s lecture at Miskatonic London this past Thursday,  Miskatonic founder Kier-La Janisse’s ongoing ‘Psychotronic Tourist’ column on Spectacular Optical looks at the various locations that make up Sherman’s subterranean masterpiece DEATH LINE (1972). Check out the tour below, with pictures, locations history, input from director Gary Sherman and first AD Lewis […]