Our spooktacular Halloween issue is out! We talk about plague in Venice, London, and in medieval music. We look at the mythical Wild Hunt, Viking revenants back from the dead, fantastical werewolves, witches, and vampires, and even divine horses. We also look at Gothic books inspired by the Middle Ages. Happy Halloween!
Articles in this issue include:
The weird story of an Icelandic ghost named Þórgunna, by Andrea Maraschi
Defending the Venetian Lagoon against the Black Death, by Jo’anne Van Ooijen
Musical Medicine: An Examination of Music’s Prophylactic and Medicinal Roles During the Black Death, by Sonja Maurer-Dass
The Wild Hunts of Medieval Lore, by Karin Murray-Bergquist
Haunted Space: Four Gothic Authors for All Hallows’ Eve, by Minjie Su
October equus and horse symbolism, by Bojana Radovanović
and much more!