Hannah Irwin is currently a PhD candidate in Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University in Sydney. Her research interests include Gothic literature, psychogeography, fan culture, Celtic folklore and fairy tales.
ArticlesOn the night of 31 August, 1888, Mary Ann ‘Polly’ Nichols was found murdered in Buck’s Row, her throat slashed and her body mutilated. She was followed by Annie Chapman on 8 September in the year of 29 Hanbury Street, Elizabeth Stride in Dutfield’s Yard and Catherine Eddowes in Mitre Square on 30 September, and finally Mary Jane Kelly in Miller’s Court, on 9 November. These five women, all...Read more