Asylums

6.14.17

Italian Fascists Once Locked Innocent Women in Asylums

A lesser-known story from Mussolini's regime.

2.12.16

Asylum Jam Is Challenging Misinformed Gaming Stereotypes Around Survival Horror and Mental Health

The growing game jam challenges developers to design horror games without inaccurate tropes.

10.30.15

Australian Ghost Stories Detail a Very Isolated, Lonely Brand of Terror

Tourists fear spiders and snakes, but our fears are buried deeper and fuelled by isolation, desperation, and the sick knowledge that we're alone at the end of the world.

4.27.15

The Life, Death, and Possible Resurrection of the Asylum

Half a century ago, state mental hospitals closed after a series of horrific abuses—but in the aftermath, many mentally ill people were forced onto the streets or into jails. Now some are arguing it's time to bring these institutions back.

3.2.08

Moldova

At the end of 2007, I went to Moldova to take pictures for a couple of charities.

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