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The Ripper And the Whoniverse, Part 5

This post explores the most recent Jack the Ripper references in Doctor Who media, namely the three-part comic series, The Ripper’s Curse. Released last year by IDW Publishing, and written by Tony Lee, this graphic novel offers another fictional interpretation of the Whitechapel … Continue reading

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The Ripper and the Whoniverse, Part 4

This post follows my examination of the novel Matrix, and looks at the further Jack the Ripper links in Doctor Whomedia since The Talons of Weng-Chiang was first broadcast in 1977. The serial opens as eight women (not specified here as  prostitutes), including Emma Buller, … Continue reading

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The Ripper and the Whoniverse, Part 1

This updated series of posts (first published last June in Who Etc. http://ecklefecken.blogspot.co.uk/2011/06/ripper-and-whoniverse-part-1.html) examines how the Jack the Ripper canon has been depicted in Doctor Who media since that initial mention of ‘Jolly Jack’ in The Talons of Weng-Chiang (1977), with particular emphasis on the novel, Matrix. … Continue reading

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