Questions tagged [edgar-allan-poe]

Edgar Allan Poe was an American author with a wide collection of published works (mainly poems and short stories) covering every genre from slapstick humour to Gothic horror.

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When was the first time that a human skull with a black raven sat upon it was used to refer to Edgar Allan Poe?

I am curious about when was the first time (novel, tale, paint, drawing, etc.) that the iconic human skull/raven motif was used to refer to the Master of the Macabre, Edgar Allan Poe?
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What adaptation of “The Fall of the House of Usher” did I see in the 1980s?

I remember watching, as a child, in the early or mid 1980s, what I thought was a film adaptation of Edgar Allen Poe's "The Fall of the House of Usher." I don't think we saw the beginning; it was ...
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Is there an Edgar Allan Poe Story about a clock tower as per the film, “Twixt”?

Twixt is a 2011 Francis Ford Coppola film about a writer exploring a mysterious mass murder in a small town that boasts an odd clock tower with seven faces, all with different times. One of the plot ...