Is reason the root of all evil? That’s the core theme romantic era poet and artist, William Blake, tackles in his alternative-to-Genesis creation story, The Book of Urizen.
Myth & Legend
Browse articles relating to folklore, myths, and legends below.
According to local legend, in the small town of Hellam, PA – the name means “Hell Town” because there’s a sulfur pit on the town’s outskirts – you’ll find the Seven Gates of Hell.
An English lit grad student asks about independent study topics involving Milton, Dante and the Faust Myth.
Malaysian’s TheStar.com.my has a list of Malaysian ghosts with brief descriptions.
If you’ve read anything about Dracula, you’ve probably heard of Vlad the Impaler. But chances are, Bram Stoker didn’t know much about this legendary Romanian.