Gregory L. Reece

Gregory L. Reece, Ph.D. is the author of five books, most recently 'Creatures of the Night: In Search of Ghosts, Vampires, Werewolves and Demons'. He also reads a lot of comic books. Read more about him and his work at and follow him on Twitter at @Gregorylreece.

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Reviews // 76 Articles

It's Alive! The Changing Face of Dick Briefer's Frankenstein | 22 Oct 2015 // 8:30 PM

Dick Briefer's Frankenstein was a patchwork monster, both horrible and hilarious. Few comic book creations can claim as much life as this creature possessed.

Batman and Other Creatures of the Night | 8 Oct 2015 // 8:02 PM

As Halloween approaches, it's time once again to think about the creatures of the night – about ghosts, vampires, werewolves and demons. It's time to think about Batman.


The Flash: Season 2, Episode 7 - "Gorilla Warfare" | 19 Nov 2015 // 3:30 AM

"Gorilla Warfare" is all about a talking gorilla with telepathic powers, a woman with hawk wings, and a doorway that leads to alternative dimensions, that happens to also be a carefully crafted human drama.

Supergirl: Season 1, Episode 4 - "Livewire" | 18 Nov 2015 // 3:20 AM

A cool villain and the marvelous Calista Flockhart weren't quite enough to save this episode from the family drama and boring backstory that threaten to bring this series down to earth.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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