Spring began a few days ago and I want to spring forward with a month of suspense. Spring Into Suspense will see a new post go up every day dedicated to suspense in film, television, fiction, gaming, art, theater, and any other media I can justify under that umbrella.

April 1, 2013: Alan Wake and the Push of Video Game Action

April 2, 2013: Zombie by Joyce Carol Oates: Twisting Fate

April 3, 2013: “Guts” by Chuck Palahniuk and Non-Linear Suspense

April 4, 2013: Hitchcock and the Sound of Suspense

April 5, 2013: The Sound of Suspense is Sometimes Silence

April 6, 2013: Carrie: The Musical and the Spectrum of Spectacle and Suspense

April 7, 2013: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood: Thinking Big to Small

April 8, 2013: Spinning in Circles: Limbo and Structural Ambiguity

April 9, 2013: Explore: Broodhollow

April 10, 2013: End of Watch Review (Film, 2012)

April 11, 2013: I Am Alive and the Big Start

April 12, 2013: Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” and the Art of Misdirection

April 13, 2013: Trance Review (Film, 2013)

April 14, 2013: The Last Five Years and Structural Suspense

April 15, 2013: The Place Beyond the Pines Review (Film, 2013)

April 16, 2013: American Dad! and Misdirection: Breaking Suspense

April 17, 2013: Tomb Raider and the Shock of Tutorials

April 18, 2013: Speed Grapher and The Push for Structural Innovation

April 21, 2013: Misdirecting Django

April 23, 2013: Macbeth Review (Broadway)

April 24, 2013: Evil Dead Review (Film, 2013)