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Legacy of the Marsten House Podcast Show Notes

PLEASE CONSIDER SUPPORTING  LEGACY OF THE MARSTEN HOUSE THROUGH PATREON! Join the discussion on all things ‘salem’s Lot on social media: On Facebook at Legacy of the Marsten House On Twitter @SuchADarkThing You can find my book Such a Dark Thing: Theology of the Vampire Narrative in Popular Culture  at Amazon. Legacy of the Marsten House is also available through Stitcher and  iTunes ! Some audio clips are taken from the 1995 BBC Radio 4 dramatization. Fun fact: Doug Bradley (Pinhead) played Barlow in this version. The UHF station WUAB 43 out of Cleveland featured Superhost on Saturday afternoons and was a major influence on my tastes growing up. Gargoyles was Stan Winston’s first film as lead creature designer: The copy of ‘salem’s Lot purchased for me by my parents in 1979, a first Signet printing from 1976. This is still my favorite cover design. J.J. Abrams discusses Stephen King, Castle Rock, and
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Legacy of the Marsten House

Be sure to like my Facebook page Legacy of the Marsten House ! The project   is the core of my PhD research, examining the enduring impact of Stephen King's sophomore novel 'salem's Lot by putting it into conversation with movements of liberation within the culture. The upcoming monthly podcast will dive into the novel, both of the mini-series productions, as well as the two short stories, the BBC produced radio drama, individual characters from the narrative, and a whole lot more.

The Crawlspace

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