Dublin’s Bram Stoker Festival Rises to Spotlight Dracula

Dublin’s Bram Stoker Festival Rises to Spotlight Dracula

Dublin’s Bram Stoker Festival came to a close on Monday, Oct. 28, after a three-day event that put the author and his most famous book, Dracula, in the spotlight. Over 20,000 visitors filled the city streets, wearing masks and capes and other costumes, celebrating frightful sights and sounds as the world’s most famous vampire joined […]

Dracula Sinks His Teeth into Bram Stoker Festival

Dracula Sinks His Teeth into Bram Stoker Festival

  The Bram Stoker Festival opens in Dublin, Ireland, Oct. 26, to celebrate the author of the world’s most famous vampire, Dracula. This three-day event will turn back the pages of time to the city’s native-born son, Bram Stoker, highlighting his life and work through spine-tingling vampire hunts, historic places and performing arts. This marks […]

Man Booker Prize Goes to The Luminaries Author Eleanor Catton

Man Booker Prize Goes to The Luminaries Author Eleanor Catton

The Man Booker Prize has gone to the author of The Luminaries, 28 year-old Eleanor Catton. The New Zealand novelist has the distinction of being the youngest ever recipient of the literary prize. The official announcement was made on Wednesday in London. The winning book, The Luminaries, is Catton’s second novel. The 823 page book […]