Topic archives: Guest Post

‘Of pity, superiority, disgust’: Laura Jean McKay’s <i>Holiday In Cambodia</i>

‘Of pity, superiority, disgust’: Laura Jean McKay’s Holiday In Cambodia

July 5, 2013 4

Guest Post by Paul Donoughue It was on a long bus ride toward Sarajevo, past shells of houses full of grass and dirt, that I first became aware of the idea of atrocity tourism. The capital of Bosnia Herzegovina is a lovely place. Apart from being visually stunning — a collection of low-set buildings and […]

Guest Post — ‘Returns to’ <i>Goosebumps</i>: a children’s introduction to horror

Guest Post — ‘Returns to’ Goosebumps: a children’s introduction to horror

March 2, 2012 1

Guest Post by Benjamin Solah  My introduction to haunted houses, monsters and scary stories is credited to R.L. Stine and his Goosebumps series. One of my first memories of being excited by books was the pile of colourful novels with titles in dripping blood that sat stacked on my school desk in primary school. In […]