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August 30, 2020 30 min

"She is only a ghost, and nobody believes in ghosts any longer."

 

Let's go back in time for book club this week, with Ellen Glasgow's 1920 ghost story "The Past". If you like classic gothic stories and spooky hauntings, but also want a protagonist who asks "wtf?", this one is for you. And, please, ignore the spiritual representation of trauma watching us from the corner. 

 

Episode references

Learn more about Ellen Glasglow: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellen_Glasgow

 

Check out "The Big Book of Ghost Stories": https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13330932-the-big-book-of-ghost-stories

 

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