The Goth Librarian Podcast

The Goth Librarian Podcast

037 - Spanish Flu

Some may say the parallels between the 1918 Spanish Flu and COVID-19 are unsettling. You be the judge after hearing...

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036 - Secret Histories

Did you know London had a graveyard just for outcasts? Or that San Francisco was built from the remains of ships?...

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035 - Ghost Towns

In this episode, I explore different types of abandoned settlements and ghost towns. Who was the 'Bad Man from...

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034 - Death Sentence

In this episode, I delve into the stories of the earliest female criminals sentenced to death. Who were these women...

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033 - Halloween Hysteria

In this special Halloween episode I cover two crimes and one mysterious death, all of which transpired one Halloween...

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032 - Cancer Quackery

In the 1940s and early 1950s, Americans afflicted with cancer feared their only treatment options: radiation and...

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031 - Haunted Dwellings

In episode 31, Zoe and Miyuki of the podcast "Weird Kids Wanted" share their stories about Philly - from their...

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030 - Oh My Goth!

In this mini episode, I wanted to stay true to my affinity for the gothic subculture by doing a top 5 list on the...

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029 - Legendary Beasts

In this top 5 episode, you'll hear all about 5 beastly cryptids and the legends that surround them. Could you believe...

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028 - Bizarre Hoaxes

In this episode, I explore three hoaxes that are strange beyond belief. Hear the tale of a man who disappeared into a...

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027 - Haunted Libraries

In this top 5 episode, I explain how I earned my nickname and delve into the dark history of libraries that are...

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026 - Speak of the Devil

Have you ever wondered how places earned their hellish name? From Hell's Kitchen to Devil's Promenade, I investigate...

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025 - Black Widows

In episode 25, I explore the lives and crimes of four women. These lives span decades and continents, but all have...

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024 - Movie Curses

Do you believe in curses? The films discussed in this episode are all believed to be cursed. From Rosemary's Baby to...

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023 - Top 5 Spooky Museums

In this mini episode, I explore 5 museums in the U.S. full of spooky delights. 

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022 - Ladies of Legend

Join me in exploring the ladies of dark legend. From Bloody Mary to La Llorona, find out where these stories...

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Ep 021 - Asylums

In Episode 21, I explore the history of mental institutions in the U.S. - from social reformer Nellie Bly to extreme...

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020 - Haunted Dining

In this mini episode, I highlight the top 5 haunted places in the U.S. to grab a bite. So arrive hungry, pull up a...

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019 - Single Targets

Lonely hearts ads, singles columns, personal ads - all interchangeable terms present the opportunity for unattached...

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018 - Body Snatching

Dive into the grim world of resurrectionists in the 19th century. What methods did body snatchers use to avoid...

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