The 16th edition of “Monthly Digests.” What did you miss in November 2015? Lady Gaga as real-life bloodsucker, an exclusive with Juliet Landau and more!
Month: December 2015
Author Reads Excerpt from Recently Published Vampire Survival Guide
Watch this video clip of Domenick Dicce reading the introduction from his vampire survival guide book, “You’re a Vampire—That Sucks!” (2015).
“Zoogan” Could Be on Everyone’s Lips Thanks to This Irreverent Vampire Survival Guide
Andy Boylan reviews “Count” Domenick Dicce’s contribution to the vampire survival guide subgenre.
‘Tis the Season to Be Bloody: 5 Vampire Christmas Treats
We wish you a Merry Vampire Christmas! Erin Chapman shares five treats for this festive occasion.
I Attended a Vampire Studies Symposium on Halloween. Here’s What I Learned
Erin Chapman shares her findings after attending a vampire studies symposium on Oct. 31, 2015 at North Central Texas College.
Vlad as a Vampire: John Davies’ Novel Adds New Dimensions to the Impaler
In his first book review as an official reviewer for Vamped, Andy Boylan discusses John Davies’ “Vlad as a Vampire” novel, “The First Vampire” (2014).
The Crowd Has Spoken: Juliet Landau’s Vampire Documentary Is Going to Happen
Juliet Landau, who starred as Drusilla in the “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” TV series, will be co-directing a documentary about vampires thanks to funding from backers on crowdfunding website, Indiegogo.
“Vampyre” Blackmail: The Problem with Facebook’s Report Abuse Button
A self-described “vampyre” reported a Facebook group for “bullying,” even though it did nothing of the sort. Anthony Hogg discusses the holes in Facebook’s “report abuse” process and how it’s taken advantage of.
Gaga for Blood: Is AHS: Hotel’s Countess a Real Life Blood-Drinker?
Could Lady Gaga be biting off more than she can chew with her role as The Countess in “American Horror Story: Hotel”? Alexia Ashford considers the possibility that Gaga is actually a sanguinarian in disguise.