The Works of Edgar Allan Poe
Did you ever wonder how someone could possibly conceive of Death putting on a costume and attending a masquerade ball (“The Masque of the Red Death”), or a person who feels compelled to commit murder simply...
In The Masque of the Red Death, Poe uses elements of the fantastic such as the story’s ambiguous setting and narrator, the bizarre seven rooms where the masque is held, and the appearance of the spectral figure of...
Edgar Allen Poe is a poet as mysterious as he is famous. Read below for a history of Poe's life, an Edgar Allen Poe timeline, and analysis of three of Poe's best poems.
Edgar Allan Poe, the grandfather of Gothic archetypes, used a personal poetic principal to entice and excite his readers fostered by his own compulsion to be the best.
A look at various short stories by the Gothic genius himself, Edgar Allan Poe. I examine many stories with the central theme the death of a beautiful woman, one of Poe's favorite topics.
An interpretation of Edgar Allan Poe's The Shadow. A college student delves into possible meanings behind Edgar Allan Poe's The Shadow.
Poe was a master at reaching out to awaken the deepest emotions in others by shedding light on his own sorrows. Poe expressed the deepest love and deeper sorrows that was very much a part of himself.
As the title says, this essay is a sketchy comparison of the some of the works of Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft.
Edgar Allan Poe, his mysterious death explained.
Detailed analysis of the short story The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe.
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