Marina Warner is a writer of fiction, criticism, and history. Her award-winning studies of mythology and fairy tales include Alone of All Her Sex: The Myth and the Cult of the Virgin Mary, From the Beast to the Blonde, and No Go the Bogeyman. In 2006 she published Phantasmagoria: Spirit Visions, Metaphors, and Media, a study of ghosts, phantasms, and technology. Her most recent work of fiction is the novel The Leto Bundle. She is a Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and Professor in the Department of Literature, Film and Theatre Studies, University of Essex. In November 2013, she received the Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism for her book Stranger Magic: Charmed States and the Arabian Nights.
Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps by Chet Van Duzer
Sea Monsters: A Voyage Around the World’s Most Beguiling Map by Joseph Nigg
Witches and Wicked Bodies an exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, July 27–November 3, 2013; and the British Museum, London, September 2014–January 2015