Fantasy (Required Readings)

42 The Call of Cthulhu

(1928)

HP Lovecraft

Silhouette of an open bookNo SF/Fantasy anthology would be complete without Lovecraft, so here he is.cluthu sketch by lovecraft

 

audio alternativeAlso in audio version.

Some YouTubes:

Fear of the Unknown: Lovecraft Documentary

Strange Life of HP Lovecraft

Interview with Lovecraft’s biographer

and a wiki on Lovecraft with some basic biography and common themes of his work, including some context for his racism.

Librarian Note

Whatcom CC logo - This link is authorized for Whatcom students only “A Dreamer and a Visionary : H.P. Lovecraft in His Time”  Liverpool : Oxford University Press USA. 2001