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Il Posto Nero — January Links

-Autopsies: Ugo Barbàra analyzes the Judge of Souls by Donato Carrisi
in Italian

-Ten Knives Interview with Lisa Morton
in Italian
in English

-Ten Knives Interview with Peter Straub
in Italian
in English

-Review by Rocky Wood of Under the Dome by Stephen King
in Italian

-Rage Against the Night
in Italian

-Ten Knives Interview with Graham Masterton
in Italian
in English

-Black Pills: Discovering Medusa
in Italian

-HWA Bram Stokers Award: Preliminary Ballots
in Italian

-Samuel Marolla: The Janara
in Italian

-Autopsies: Roberto Costantini analyzes The Alienist by Caleb Carr
in Italian

-Dark Circle: The Literary Agency of Alessandro …

Il Posto Nero – December Links

-Review by Sergio Gilles Lacavalla of Scarlett by Barbara Baraldi
in Italian

-HWA Bram Stoker Award 2010 Ceremony -Videos
in Italian

-Horror Street: Interview with Mary Sangiovanni
in English
in Italian

-Horror Lottery
in Italian

-Queen Anne’s Resurrection: Journey V – The Abyss and the Kraken: 1° part
Stories by Allyson Bird, Scott Nicholson, Danilo Arona, Alberto Custerlina, artwork by Daniele Serra
in Italian
in English

-Queen Anne’s Resurrection: Journey V – The Abyss and the Kraken: 2° part
Stories by Tim Waggoner, Paolo Di Orazio, Daniele Bonfanti
in Italian

-Black Pills: Deep Black: Harry Clarke
in Italian

-Horror Lottery: …

IL POSTO NERO – November Links (HWA Italy)


Italian Horror Web Magazine “Maman Brigitte” Available

From Il Posto Nero, the Italian HWA Blog, the new Web Magazine Maman Brigitte is available, downloadable in free pdf format, with works by John Everson, Lisa Mannetti, Rain Graves, Lisa Morton, Corrine De Winter, an interview with Nate Kenyon, and many works by Italian Horror Writers and others contents.

All content is in Italian.

Check it out!

IL POSTO NERO – September and October Links (HWA Italy)


    Autopsies: Review of A ClockWork Orange by Antony Burgess edited by Mauro Marcialis
    only Italian version link

    -Preview of Maman Brigitte, the new Posto Nero’s Web Magazine
    With stories by John Everson, Lisa Mannetti, Claudio Vergnani, a poem by Corrine De Winter, cover by Daniele Serra
    Italian version link

    -Black Pills: The boundaries between life and death: Zdzislaw Beksinski
    Italian version link

    -Presentation of Arkana – Nightmare Tales, the Posto Nero’s horror collection eBook edited by Alessandro Manzetti and Daniele Bonfanti
    Intro by Rocky Wood, stories by Jack Ketchum, Lisa Mannetti, John Everson, Lisa Morton, Daniel Keohane, Michael

IL POSTO NERO – August Links (HWA Italy)

Horror in Italy is alive and hungry! Catch up with what’s been happening by browsing this collection of posts from the month of August on the HWA Italy Chapter website, sent in by Alessandro Manzetti.

  • HWA Italy: The Raven -News From Hell # 2 -The Italian HWA Bulletin (in Italian)
  • Autopsies: Review of La Felicità dei Cani by Adamo Dagradi edited by Sergio Gilles Lacavalla (in Italian)
  • Interview with Dacre Stoker (in English)
  • Black Pills: Interview with Daniele Serra (in Italian)
  • Autopsies: Review of The Haunter of

IL POSTO NERO – July Links (HWA Italy)

The first episode of Il Posto Nero‘s link collection is here. In the month of July, Alessandro Manzetti posted an awesome list of articles and interviews for our Italian HWA members and other horror fans in that country.

Some come with an English translation, but even if they don’t, remember that most browsers offer a “translate” feature. While it may not be perfect English, you’ll definitely be able to understand the great information in these articles.

  • Horror Street: Interview with John Everson (in English, in Italian)
  • Queen Anne’s Resurrection – Journey II – The Voice

Il Posto Nero – HWA Italy!

A new blog from the Italian chapter of the HWA has hit the e-waves: The Raven–News from Hell.

Headed up by Rome-based HWA member, Alessandro Manzetti, it delivers news, interviews, and information related to the Horror industry in Italy.

Although designed in Italian, you can click on either the “Translate” (at the top) or “English version” (scroll down, right column) buttons to read it in English.

HWA Member Ellen Datlow Wins Locus Award

Congratulations are in order for Ellen Datlow, who was awarded the Locus Award for Editor today at a banquet in Seattle.

The other nominees for Editor were: Gardner Dozois, Gordon Van Gelder, David G. Hartwell, and Jonathan Strahan.

The complete list of winners follows:

    Science Fiction Novel: Blackout/All Clear, Connie Willis (Spectra)
    Fantasy Novel: Kraken, China Miéville (Macmillan UK; Del Rey)
    First Novel: The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, N.K. Jemisin (Orbit UK; Orbit US)
    YA Book: Ship Breaker, Paolo Bacigalupi (Little, Brown)
    Novella: The Lifecycle of Software Objects, Ted Chiang (Subterranean)
    Novelette: “The Truth

HWA Members Enjoy a Second Dose of ‘Blood Lite’

HWA President Deborah LeBlanc unveiled the table of contents for the next official HWA anthology, Blood Lite 2. The sequel to 2008’s bestselling collection of humorous horror is again being edited by New York Times-bestselling author Kevin J. Anderson and promises double the horror — and double the laughs!

On behalf of the entire HWA Board, President LeBlanc offered her heartfelt congratulations to everyone who made the cut for Blood Lite 2:

  • Death and Taxes | Heather Graham
  • Table for Two | Jeff Ryan
  • Treatment | J.A. Konrath
  • Dead Clown Séance | Christopher Welch
  • The Day the

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