Dark Romantic Links
~What is Dark Romanticism?
Stories from our Textbook
~"The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allen Poe
Read this essential Dark Romantic short story about Roderick Usher's downfall.
~"The Raven" by Edgar Allen Poe read by Christopher Walken
Listen to Christopher Walken's dramatic reading of this classic Dark romantic poem. You can also read along with the text of the poem while you listen.
~"The Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe
Another Poe short story about death and destruction.
~"The Life You Save May be Your Own" by Flannery O'Connor
Full text of the story.
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