Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature – Part 2

Well, it seems that you guys had a *lot* to say about this list–and I’m glad, really–because any discussion about literature is a good discussion in my books. Heh–see what I did there? Sorry, I’ll try and keep the puns to a minimum in this video. The fact of the matter remains, in our previous […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature

Top 5 Most Terrifying Places In Literature

There are other worlds than these–and thankfully for us, horror fiction and the wider world of literature seems to have quite the knack for creating some of the most unfathomably terrifying realms of pure nightmare fuel, for us to sweat over and hope that we never, ever, accidentally wake up in these strange new lands. […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature

Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature

You know that over here at Top 5 Scary Videos – we often like to find the horror that lingers in the most unexpected of places. Horror aside, literature and contemporary fiction is littered with some of the most terrifying conceptual monstrosities going – and particularly in the likes of fantasy and science fiction – […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature – Part 2

Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature – Part 2

Here be monsters!–Of course, because in the hallowed halls of literature, nothing spells resounding save-the-world triumph like lopping off the head of the biggest, baddest baddie in the valley, just before the clock ticked midnight and the evil villain’s plan finally came to fruition–yadda yadda yadda, you get the picture, you know how it goes. […]

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Traits of Civilization

[Theme music] Hi everyone, welcome to civilization. Actually, you’ve probably been living in a civilization for your entire life if you’re watching this. So what is it? Why have different peoples formed civilizations? There are traits that all civilizations have. To avoid any confusion, civilization discussed here is different in the modern idea of, “behaving […]

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Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature – Part 3

Top 5 Most Terrifying Monsters In Literature – Part 3

Alright guys–we’ve already traversed two parts of the rich tapestry that is modern literature, scouring the countryside for some of the most terrifying monstrosities and villainous entries that lurk within the shadows of both horror, fantasy and science fiction. Now, in part one and part two, we addressed perhaps some of the more obvious entries […]

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Symbolism & Propaganda in Popular Culture

Symbolism & Propaganda in Popular Culture

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Top 10 Coolest Creatures from Norse Mythology

Top 10 Coolest Creatures from Norse Mythology

Gasp with awe or shriek with fear for we’re going to go mythological on your ass welcome to WatchMojo.com and today we are counting down our picks for the top ten creatures from norse mythology [Ratatoskr] who could forget the time he heroically fought the jötunn! along side the aaaaall father! Odin! [Narrator] that didn’t […]

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The HERO’S JOURNEY – Joseph Campbell

embedded deep in the human psyche lies the narrative of what Joseph Campbell called the hero’s journey this is more than just a mere mythological narrative this is a deep truth that applies to every human story this is a journey about self-discovery living a fully realized life or as camp belt would simply state […]

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A Long and Difficult Journey, or The Odyssey: Crash Course Literature 201

A Long and Difficult Journey, or  The Odyssey: Crash Course Literature 201

Hi, I’m John Green, welcome to Crash Course Literature! You can tell I’m an English teacher because I’m wearing a sweater, but you tell I’m the kind of English teacher who wants to be your friend because I’m wearing awesome sneakers. This is actually season two of Crash Course Literature. If you want to watch […]

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