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A Very Gorey Halloween

Celebrate Halloween with us!

Illustration © The Edward Gorey Charitable Trust. All rights reserved.

Illustration © The Edward Gorey Charitable Trust. All rights reserved.

The Loyola Libraries and LUMA celebrate Halloween with some very Gorey (Edward, that is!) activities. Costumes are encouraged at both events!

Please join us for trick-or-treating (also at Lewis Library!), tarot card readings (using the Edward Gorey Fantod Pack), and temporary tattoos.

Thursday, October 31, 2013
1:00–3:00 p.m.
Klarchek Information Commons

After trick-or-treating at the Klarchek Information Commons and Lewis Library, please join us for two special screenings of

Edward Scissorhands
Damen Student Center Cinema
Showings at 8:00 p.m.* and 10:00 p.m.

*Dr. Gillian Bauer, Department of English and specialist in gothic and horror fiction, will introduce the film and discuss how Tim Burton’s work is influenced by the art and writing of Edward Gorey.

These events are presented as part of our countdown to Gorey!

Elegant Enigmas: The Art of Edward Gorey and
G is for Gorey – C is for Chicago: The Collection of Thomas Michalak
February 15 – June 15, 2014 at LUMA

Exhibitions generously sponsored by BMO Harris Bank.

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