The Irish Journal of Gothic and Horror Studies (ISSN 2009-0374) is a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary, electronic publication dedicated to the study of Gothic and horror literature, film, new media and television. It was launched in October 2006 by Elizabeth McCarthy and Bernice M. Murphy, both of the School of English, Trinity College Dublin. From September 2012 until November 2015, Dara Downey (Trinity College Dublin) and Jenny McDonnell (Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Dun Laoghaire) took over as editors.  The current editorial line-up is detailed below.

Editors

General Editor: Dara Downey

Assistant Editor/ Web Officer: Emily Bourke

Assistants to the Editor: Niall Gillespie and Valeria Cavalli

Book Review Editors: Aoife Dempsey and Ruth Doherty

Television Review Editor: Elizabeth Parker

Film Review Editor: Sarah Cullen

Board Members

Prof. Sir Christopher Frayling, Rector of The Royal College of Art
Prof. Judith Newman, School of American and Canadian Studies,
Nottingham University
Dr. Jarlath Killeen, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Prof. Mark Jancovich, School of Film Studies, University of East Anglia
Prof. Darryl Jones, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Mr. John Exshaw, Freelance Writer and Film Historian (Sight and Sound)
Dr. David Glover, School of English, Southampton University
Prof. Stephen Matterson, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Dr. Bernice M. Murphy, School of English, Trinity College Dublin
Dr. Elizabeth McCarthy, School of English, Trinity College Dublin

Web-Tech Interns

2018: Indira Priyadarshini Gopalan Nair – M.Phil. Digital Humanities and Culture, TCD

2016: Anne Carey – M.Phil. Digital Humanities and Culture, TCD

ConsultantsEdward O’Hare, Sorcha Ní Fhlainn, and Maria Parsons

We would like to acknowledge the help and support provided by the School of English, Trinity College Dublin, and in particular the M.Phil. in Popular Literature, and the Trinity Alumni Trust and Fund.


Editors (Issue 12-14):
Dara Downey and Jenny McDonnell

Editors (Issues 1-11):
General editors: Elizabeth McCarthy and Bernice M. Murphy
Book reviews: Dara Downey
Film reviews: Jenny McDonnell
Television reviews: Bernice M. Murphy
Multi-Media reviews: Eoin Murphy
Consultants: Sorcha Ní Fhlainn and Maria Parsons