Young Monsters

April 12, 2012 | 07:13 AM | 122 notes
writersnoonereads:

No one reads the pseudonymous Jean Ray, author of the gothic classic Malpertuis, a modernist haunted house novel that contributed to his being called the “Belgian Poe.” 
For a lucid essay on this bewildering book, see Michael Cisco’s piece at The Modern Word
Check out some scenes from the 1971 film adaptation starring Orson Welles 
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writersnoonereads:

No one reads the pseudonymous Jean Ray, author of the gothic classic Malpertuis, a modernist haunted house novel that contributed to his being called the “Belgian Poe.” 

  • For a lucid essay on this bewildering book, see Michael Cisco’s piece at The Modern Word
  • Check out some scenes from the 1971 film adaptation starring Orson Welles 

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