Articles, Audio, and Video

"Frankenstein: Scientists Inspired to Bring Mummies Back to Life." The Express. February 10, 2019.

Manente, Kristina. "Geek Road Trip: A Tour of the DElightfuly Macabre Edgar Allan Poe Museum." SyFy Wire, October 23, 2018.

Kaltenbach, Chris. "Fans of Poe Talk about His Lure--And What They Hope to See at Baltimore's First Festival in His Honor." The Baltimore Sun. October 3, 2018. 

"Edgar Allan Poe and Spiritualism." Spirited History Podcast, 2018. 

Kollatz, Harry. "Trash and Treasure: Two Recent Books by Richmond Authors Explore Things Left Behind." Richmond Magazine. February 20, 2018.

Debczak, Michele. "The Most Mysterious Thing about Edgar Allan Poe Might be How He Died." Mental Floss. December 29, 2017.

"Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive." PBS American Masters. Aired October 30, 2017.

Mash-up: Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" Read by Roger Corman, Chris Sarandon, Stuart Gordon, Chris Semtner, and Garrison Keillor. American Masters. PBS. October 30, 2017.


Owen, Rob. "PBS film ‘Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive’ delves deep to dispel myths and uncover the truth about Poe’s life, works." Richmond Times-Dispatch. October 28, 2017.

McQuade, Greg. "Meet the Man Keeping Poe's Memory Alive in Richmond." WTVR CBS 6, October 27, 2017.

Steger, Martha. "Tell-Tale Hair at Edgar Allan Poe Museum." Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star. August 23, 2017.

Van Luling, Todd. "A Vengeful Arch-Nemesis Taught Us Fake News About Edgar Allan Poe." The Huffington Post. January 19, 2017.

"Edgar Allan Poe." Amy on the Radio. Deep Talk Radio, Ocober 26, 2016.

"The Edgar Allan Poe Museum." C-Span Cities Tour, January 24, 2017.

"The Quirk Hotel, Richmond, Virginia." Peter Greenberg Worldwide. November 28, 2015.

Ellsworth, Allie. "Richmond's Poe Museum Displays Its Strangest Artifacts." Deep South Magazine. August 19, 2015

Love, Amber. “Poe and Victorian Mourning Recorded Live at the Steampunk World’s Fair.” May 25, 2015.


“What to do this Weekend: Horror!” Atlanta Sun-Times. May 7, 2015.

Green, Elon. "The Strange Afterlife of Edgar Allan Poe's Hair." Atlas Obscura, April 29, 2015.

Bromely, David. "Perspicacious Poe Artists Ponder Lore of the Master of Mystery in his Museum," The Examiner. March 11, 2015.

Llovio, Louis. "Comic Book Artist's Work Headlining Edgar Allan Poe's Birthday Party." Richmond Times-Dispatch, January 14, 2015.


“You Need to Meet: Chris Semtner.” Richmond Times-Dispatch. December 2, 2014.


“The Life and Legacy of Edgar Allan Poe” The Kojo Nnambi Show. WAMU 88.5. October 28, 2014.


Geiling, Natasha. "The (Still) Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe." Smithsonian Magazine (blog). October 7, 2014.

Ocker, J.W. Poe-Land: The Hallowed Haunts of Edgar Allan Poe. The Countryman Press. 2014.


History Replays, Episode 2, Chris Semtner, Curator of the Poe Museum, July 15, 2013.

"Exhibit explores Poe’s impact on art, literature, Paris." Richmond Times-Dispatch. July 18, 2013.

"Paris’ fondness for Poe exhibited in Richmond." Antique Week. June 21, 2013.

Jo Lord. "Science Museum Showing ‘Bitten by the Bug.’" Richmond-Times Dispatch. November 8, 2012.

Jo Lord. "Dark and Shadowy." Richmond Times-Dispatch. October 18, 2012.

“Chris Semtner, What’s Your Story?” Virginia Voice.


“June Featured Artist: Chris Semtner” Petersburg Regional Arts Center ( June 6, 2012.


The Junot Files: Edgar Allan Poe’s Richmond, May 6, 2012.

McQuade, Greg. “Can Richmond Claim Home to Edgar Allan Poe?” CBS 6 News. WTVR. April 27, 2012.


"Newfound Poe Manuscript to be Displayed in Richmond." Baltimore Sun. April 18, 2012.

New Poe Book by Chris Semtner. The Midnight Society.

The Life and Legacy of Edgar Allan Poe. Orange County Library System

"Poe’s ‘The Raven’ is Inspiration for US and Mexican Artists." Richmond Times-Dispatch. September 22, 2011.

“Best and Worst of Richmond 2010.” Richmond Magazine. December 28, 2010.


Rebecca Barnabi, "’Forgotten Memories’ exhibit by Chris Semtner at Visual Art Studio puts spotlight on women”, March 11, 2010.

Edward Rothstein. "For Poe, This Has Been the Year to Die For." New York Times. November 30, 2009.


Thompson, John M. "Escapes: Visiting the Edgar Allan Poe Museum." The Washington Post. December 31, 2008.