Medusa is positioned as a woman whose possession of power makes her a threat to be eliminated, a reviled monster within the Greek mythology.
An introduction analysis of the portrayal of the Dullahan and Banshee in Celtic fairy tales and the connection to cultural beliefs of the Irish peasantry.
Feared in mythology from early civilization up to the modern age, it is ‘Dracula’ that infused the symbolism of the vampire into the soul of popular culture.
Cannibals embodied the ritualized vengeance and physical incorporation that threatened and found themselves dependent, rather than conquering.
Midwives were commonly persecuted as witches in the history of witchcraft and in the history of medicine found in the writings of some demonologists.
The exploration of the supernatural and the sublime too, are common features of Latin American Gothic that are evident in selected historical contexts.