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The Dreyer Connection in Alan Clarke’s Penda’s Fen (1974)

By Martyn Conterio (Note: This content was created exclusively for the Miskatonic newsletter. Each newsletter will contain original writing adjacent to our classes and so we are sharing this here to let you know what kinds of treats are in store if you sign up! Sign up to the monthly newsletter HERE >>) It might […]

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THE MISKATONIC INSTITUTE OF HORROR STUDIES UNVEILS SPRING 2018 LINEUP FOR LONDON AND NEW YORK BRANCHES, THE DIABOLIQUE SCHOLARSHIP AND NEW LONDON CO-DIRECTOR

Following the successful conclusion of our 2017 winter semester with seasonal classes on Christmas Horror on Film and Television at both our London and New York branches, the Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies is pleased to announce our spring curriculum and instructors, as well as exciting new developments. Coming up in 2018 we’ll guide our […]

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Farewell to co-director Virginie Sélavy

Miskatonic London simply would not exist without Virginie Sélavy. It would never have gone from an “I wish” idea to a reality and thrived for the last three years without her dedication, enthusiasm and curatorial guidance, not to mention her own brilliant lecturing (which you can see more of in her four-week course on Surrealism […]

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Happy Holidays from the Miskatonic Institute!

We’ll be back in January with a new semester of classes (check out the upcoming events listed in the right hand column) but until then Happy Holidays! Tickets and season passes will be on sale soon (passes will be available on the Registration page, individual tickets will be available on the individual event pages shortly). […]

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Robert Morgan and Chris Shepherd to appear at Nov 9th Horror Animation class!

Just added: Animators Robert Morgan (BOBBY YEAH) and Chris Shepherd (DAD’S DEAD) will appear at the class in person to discuss their work! Too little attention has been paid to animated horror and yet animation is uniquely qualified as an art form to fully explore all our fears and anxieties, through visuals crafted by some […]