Anthology FAQs:


Q: Is an anthology a collection of literary works chosen by the compiler?

A: Yes.

Q: Is an anthology used to categorize collections of shorter works such as short stories and short novels?

A: Yes, and usually collected into a single volume for publication.

Q: Was an anthology to preserve the best of a form?

A: Yes, and cull the rest.

Q: Was an anthology a recognised form of compilation of a given poetic form?

A: Yes.

Q: Are anthologies Suspense and Escape?

A: Yes.

Q: Are anthologies Alfred Hitchcock Presents?

A: Yes, and The Twilight Zone, The Outer Limits, American Horror Story, Tales from the Darkside, Producers' Showcase, the Disney anthology television series, Hallmark Hall of Fame, Ford Star Jubilee, The Alcoa Hour, Playhouse 90, and Tales from the Crypt, which was not only an HBO series but also a movie anthology, both based on the EC horror-comic anthology.