My Folklore Thursday tweets from June 30th.
A post about the Etruscan Underworld and Vanth, the Demoness of Death, that I wrote for Folklore Thursday.
The new Folklore Thursday website launched on Thursday and it’s well worth a visit. This is my post on Charon and the journey to the Greek Underworld.
Demon Things, a full conference on Egyptian Demons, will be held in March 2016.
A vampire aficionado ought to travel to Transylvania at least once in her life. These are my recommendations for a trip focused on history, folklore and atmosphere.
Why are pop culture archaeologists constantly “unearthing unspeakable evils”? This article is a response to Rob Irving’s project on Mythoarchaeology, as seen on Public Archaeology.
Image: Original layout of Avebury by John Martin
A journey to Crete seeking the monsters and goddesses that fed my childhood imagination.
Image: Gustave Doré, The Minotaur on the Shattered Cliff.