Pennywise Dreadful is a peer-reviewed online journal that seeks to exhibit quality scholarship on the work of the American writer, Stephen King. The journal is a celebration of the cultural longevity of King’s work and seeks to provide a forum for presenting new research on King’s fiction and his contemporary context.
Our inaugural issue is now live!
Our Call for Papers for Issue 2.1 is now out!
On Saturday 11 November 2017 we hosted our first Pennywise Dreadful event. The conference, entitled Rereading Stephen King: Navigating the Intertextual Labyrinth was a huge success. Pictured below: (Front) Editor Dr Alan Gregory, (Back, left to right) Robin Furth, Editor Dr Dawn Stobbart, and Dr Simon Brown.