Publications

Forthcoming

  • Mackley, J.S. “Who is the monster and who is the man?” Medieval ‘Gothicness’ of Disney’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ in The Dark Kingdom. Ed Lorna Piatti-Farnell and Jeffrey Weinstock. Lexington, 2022. Submitted.

  • Mackley, J.S. ‘Medieval Fairies: Green Children and the Land of the Dead’ in Fairies: A Companion. Ed. Simon Bacon and Lorna Piatti-Farnell. Forthcoming Peter Lang, 2022. Submitted.

  • Mackley, J.S. ‘August Derleth and the Christianisation of the “Cthulhu Mythos”’ in Theology and H.P. Lovecraft. Ed. Austin Freeman. Forthcoming Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2022. Submitted.

 

Published

  • Mackley, J.S. “The re-discovery of Eleanor Sleath” in The Palgrave Handbook of Gothic Origins.                               Ed. Clive Bloom. London: Palgrave, 2021: 177–195.

  • Mackley, J.S. “Penny Dreadfuls and Spring-Heeled Jack” in The Palgrave Handbook of Steam Age                       Gothic. Ed. Clive Bloom. London: Palgrave, 2021: 39–59.

  • Mackley, J.S. “Doctor Who: Identity, Time and Terror” in The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary                       Gothic. Ed. Clive Bloom. London: Palgrave, 2020: 801–818.

  • Mackley, J.S. “Nigel Kneale and Quatermass” in The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary Gothic.                             Ed. Clive Bloom. London: Palgrave, 2020: 819–835.

  • Mackley, J. S. “Food and Feasting in Gawain and the Green Knight” in The Routledge Companion                             to Literature and Food. Ed. Lorna Piatti-Farnell and Donna Brie. Routledge April 2018: 296–305.

  • Mackley, J.S. “The Order of Hell in the Judas Episode of the Anglo-Norman Voyage of Brendan”in Order and Disorder – International Conference Proceedings. Ed. Sihem Arfaoui, Noureddine Fekir and J.S. Mackley. Createspace, 2017: 21–40.

  • Mackley, J. S. “Sir Gawain and the Ritual Process” in The Rites of Passage Time after Time. Ed. Adina Hulubas and Ioana  Repciuc. Iași: “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University Press, 2017: 333–349.

  • Mackley, J. S. “The Legend of Spring-Heeled Jack” in Aeternum: The Journal of Contemporary Gothic Studies. Ed. Lorna   Piatti-Farnell. Vol.3, issue 2, 2016. (ISSN: 2324-4895): 1–20.

  • Mackley, J. S. ‘English Foundation Myths as Political Empowerment’ in Creating Myths as Narratives of Empowerment and Disempowerment – International Conference Proceedings. Ed Sihem Arfaoui, M. Kamel Igoudjil, Sämi Ludwig and J.S. Mackley. Createspace 2016: 55–75.

  • Mackley, J. S. ‘The Shadow over Derleth: The dissemination of the Cthulhu Mythos in ‘The Trail of Cthulhu’ in Critical Essays on H.P. Lovecraft. Ed. David Simmons. London: Palgrave 2013.

  • Mackley, J. S. ‘Gog and Magog: Guardians of the City’ in London Gothic, ed. Lawrence Phillips and                         Anne Witchard. London: Continuum, 2010.

  • Mackley, J. S. The Legend of St Brendan: A Comparative Study of the Latin and Anglo-Norman                              Versions. Leiden: Brill, 2008.

  • Mackley, J. S. ‘The Torturer’s “Art” in the Judas episode of Benedeit’s Voyage of St Brendan’ in                            Notes and Queries. April, 2007.

 

Translations

  • Mackley, J. S. The Origin of the Giants: Bilingual Edition. CreateSpace, 2014.

  • Mackley, J. S. The Anglo-Norman Voyage of St Brendan: Bilingual Edition. CreateSpace, 2013.

 

Edited volumes

  • Sleath, Eleanor. Who’s the Murderer? Ed. J.S. Mackley. Richmond, VA: Valancourt Press, 2017.

  • Arfaoui, Sihem, Noureddine Fekir and J.S. Mackley (eds.). Order and Disorder – International                              Conference Proceedings. Createspace, 2017.

  • Arfaoui, Sihem, M. Kamel Igoudjil, Sämi Ludwig and J.S. Mackley (eds.). Creating Myths as                                   Narratives of Empowerment and Disempowerment – International Conference Proceedings.                      Createspace 2016.

  • Red Kite – The University of Northampton Creative Writing Yearbook (7 volumes 2014–2021).

The Spring-Heeled Jack Library

  • Coates, Alfred. Spring-Heel’d Jack: The Terror of London (1863). The Spring-Heeled Jack Library                                vol. 1. Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2020.

  • Mackley, J.S. Spring-Heeled Jack: The Terror of London (1886). 2 vols. The Spring-Heeled Jack                                      Library vol. 2. Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2020.

  • Mackley, J.S. Spring-Heeled Jack: The Short Fiction. The Spring-Heeled Jack Library vol. 3.                                        Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2020.

  • Mackley, J.S. The Human Bat and The Black Phantom. The Spring-Heeled Jack Library vol. 4.                                         Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2021.

  • Neolan, Ned and Ben Brightly. Dandy Dick, or, The King’s Highway. The Spring-Heeled Jack                                Library vol. 5. Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2021.

  • Lea, Charlton. Spring-Heeled Jack: Man or Fiend. The Spring-Heeled Jack Library vol. 6.                                              Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2020.

  • Tempest, E. Dudley. The Winged Man, or ‘Twixt Midnight and Dawn. The Spring-Heeled Jack                                       Library vol. 7. Ed and Introduction by J.S. Mackley. Independently Published, 2021.

Novels

  • Secrets of Albion (forthcoming 2023)

  • Nina’s Secret (forthcoming 2022)

  • Isla’s Inscryption (2018)

  • Cthulhu Rising (2014)

  • The Gawain Legacy (2014)

  • Heaven’s Devils (2013)

  • Twisting Fate’s Arm (2012)

  • Crossing the Threshold (2011)

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