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Cosmic Shenanigans

Cosmic Shenanigans is a podcast focusing on cosmic horror in films, television, art, games, music, fashion, pop culture, and just about anywhere else our little tentacles can reach. Host Mary SanGiovanni delves into what makes it timelessly relevant and enjoyable, and examines how it permeates so much of modern culture. Further, as a writer of cosmic horror herself, Mary looks at her and others’ roles in the subgenre and in publishing at large, and explores the female perspective toward and within works of cosmic horror.

Feb 18, 2018

Mary discusses a very early cosmic horror short story, THE HORLA by Guy de Maupassant, which is considered an influence on the genre and on H.P....

Feb 4, 2018

Mary looks at the roots of cosmic horror going back to the mid-1800s, and compares Romanticism, science fantasy, and traditional surreal weird fiction to Lovecraft's cosmic...

Jan 28, 2018

Mary talks a little about the characteristic elements that define cosmic horror, both traditionally and recently, and how some of those elements...

Jan 22, 2018

Author Mary SanGiovanni introduces her new weekly podcast, Cosmic Shenanigans, which will discuss all things cosmic horror.