The 21st edition of “Monthly Digests.” What’d you miss in April 2016? A book review and coverage the trip to Texas for “There Are Such Things! Vampire Studies Symposium 2015.”
Month: May 2016
Got Blood? What Self-Identified Vampires Get from Raw Steaks
Meat tray residue is often used as a substitute for fresh blood by self-identified vampires. But is it the same thing?
Bloody Nonsense: How Two Scholars Pulled Off the Great Dracula Swindle
In celebration of World Dracula Day, we’ve taken a look at claims made about Vlad Dracula’s table manners.
Wish-Fulfillment? The First Installment of Rebecca Bradford’s Verge Trilogy
Review of Rebecca Bradford’s “The Verge: Book One” (2016).
A Virgin’s View on Dracula (1897) by Bram Stoker
On the anniversary of the first diary entry in Bram Stoker’s “Dracula” (1897), we present a “virgin’s view” on the classic vampire novel.
Why We’ve Been Offline: Welcome to the New, Improved Vamped!
Vamped underwent one of its biggest changes today—a complete redesign.