In which Carla reads a lesser-known Poe story, "The Oval Portrait".


Show Notes:

Story Read:

"The Oval Portrait”, Edgar Allan Poe, April 1842

Read online with linked vocabulary words and references at

Recommended Reading:

The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde, Norton Critical Edition


Referenced Episodes:



Edgar Allan Poe A to Z: The Essential Reference to His Life and Work by Dawn B. Sova 

Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales and Poems with Selected Essays

Dario Argento, Maestro Auteur or Master Misogynist?: Argento and the Giallo by Will Wright


Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album:


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