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Supernatural Shorts: Why Do Short Ghost Stories Work So Well?

30 Nov 2019
Ghost Stories

With James Everington, Alison Littlewood, Rhiannon Ward (Chair) and Mark Latham

So many of the most renowned authors of ghost stories made their name in short fiction, with the works of MR James, Arthur Machen, Charles Dickens and many others gaining iconic status. But why is the supernatural so effective in its shorter form? This panel discussion will explore this tradition and explore the reasons for its success, with time for audience Q+A at the end of the session.

Tickets £5

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