On several occasions, particularly on the periphery of the Habsburg Empire during the 17th and 18th centuries, dead people were suspected of being revenants or vampires, and consequently dug up and destroyed. Some contemporary authors named this phenomenon Magia Posthuma. This blog is dedicated to understanding what happened and why.
Thursday, 24 July 2008
New Annotated Dracula
As those of you who read this blog as a feed probably aren't aware of comments left by other readers, I would like to mention that the editor of a new annotated edition of Stoker's Dracula left a comment here.