• Talking Folk Horror

    I will be discussing Folk Horror Cinema tomorrow on a virtual panel organised by Middlesex University Dubai.

  • Boskone 59

    My schedule of online events for Boskone 59, the annual science fiction convention of the New England Science Fiction Association (NESFA).

  • Welcome!

    Welcome to the web site for Maura McHugh - an author of horror and dark fantasy fiction living in the West of Ireland.

  • Story in Best New Horror 31

    You can now pre-order the anthology Best New Horror #31, edited by Stephen Jones, and published by PS Publishing, which includes my story 'Wake the Dead'.

  • 2000AD Talent Search 2021

    Watch the video of the 2000 AD Thought Bubble scriptwriting talent search judging panel that I participated in, along with Ram V and Oliver Pickles.

  • Ballinasloe Comic-Con 2021

    On Sunday, 7 November at 5.30pm a recording of my discussion with illustrators Melanie Whelan and Ashwin Chacko for Ballinasloe Comic-Con 2021 will go online.

  • One of the Shadow Voices

    My short story 'The Boughs Withered When I Told Them My Dreams' will be reprinted in the forthcoming anthology, Shadow Voices: 300 Years of Irish Genre Fiction: A History in Stories, edited by John Connolly.