Fashionably Strange: A History of Victorian Creepiness

There’s a general consensus in film and media that Victorians were a bit… odd to say the least. But what did they do that made them so strange, so odd so creepy? From professional mourning clothing, an obsession with death, bizarre photography and fashionable communication with the spirit world- there’s no doubt that the Victorians were decidedly creepy. In this talk we will explore the creepy ways that Victorians were the true masters of the macabre.

$7, refreshments provided