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[NEWS] Seven #Halloween links: Toronto, Fisher Rare Book Library, haunted houses, 1978, fear

  • NOW Toronto shares photos from a Hallowe’en dress party held this weekend at the Toronto Reference Library.
  • CBC Toronto highlights an exhibit at the Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto looking at monsters, De Monstris.
  • The Crux takes a look at different Hallowe’en traditions around the world.
  • Dangerous Minds reports on Hallowe’en back in 1978, when the Ramones were dressed up for a show in Virginia.
  • JSTOR Daily takes a look at whether or not homeowners looking to sell their property have to inform buyers if the house is haunted.
  • Jamie Bradburn takes a look back in time, at Toronto’s Hallowe’en in 1978 as reported in the papers.
  • Gerald Walton at The Conversation writes about fear, and about constructive ways to harness fear to engender positive change.