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 because...
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 the...
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.
As the title says, this essay is a sketchy comparison of the some of the works of Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft.
An interpretation of Edgar Allan Poe's The Shadow. A college student delves into possible meanings behind Edgar Allan Poe's The Shadow.
Edgar Allan Poe, his mysterious death explained.
How you ever been amused by a story? There is a lot of humorous and ironic Edgar Allan Poe short stories, which make them very enjoyable; one of these stories being, "The Cask of Amontillado"
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, American master of horror fiction, wrote short fiction and a novel that tried to trick readers into believing they were nonfiction. Some of his six hoaxes were very successful.
In the story The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe, the narrator believes that he is nervous, but he is not mad. Also, the narrator believes that the low dull, quick sound-much such a sound as a watch makes when...