Let’s look at its origin, key features, and 21st-century representations.
Rating: 2/3. Especially interested in the glory of books and writing and storytelling and bending the rules of rationality with unbridled imagination…
Rating: 1/3. A Gothic tale twisting love, death, and art into a haunting mosaic.
Rating: 2/3. This is a celebration – or study – of strangeness worth exploring, if only to understand the little “monsters” of the world.