Joseph Laycock has been interviewed by The Colbert Report, The History Channel Canada, NPR, Geraldo at Large and The Judith Regan Show. He has also done consulting work for a variety of television producers and media sources including CNN.

Articles and Interviews

WCHV Charlottesville "Say Anything" w/ Bill Bridge October 26, 2013.

“Exploring Religion in Morocco,” [Photo essay about my field lab for Semester at Sea] April 24, 2013.

Vamire History, "Top 10 Misconceptions About Vampires,", August 19, 2011.

Ryan Dube, “An Interview with Joe Laycock on Real Life Vampires,”, December 20, 2010.

Interview, Late Night In the Midlands with Michael Vara,  November 19, 2010.

"How to Get Ahead in Finance if You’re a Vampire," October 29, 2010.

Peggy Fletcher Stack, "Christ’s Evil Twin?  The Vampire’s Religious Roots," Salt Lake Tribune, October 29, 2010

Gail Bambrick, “Vampires 101,” Tufts Journal

Interview, "The Real Vampire Files," History Television, MDF Productions, 2010.

Interview, "The ‘X’ Zone Radio Show with Rob McConnell,", July 23, 2010.

Interview, "Eclipse of the Vampires," Dreamland with Whitley Strieber.  10 July, 2010.

Globe Staff, "BU Scholar: Even Today, Some Believe They’re Vampires," Boston Globe, November 19, 2009.

Vicky Waltz and Edward Brown, "At Twilight, Interview with a Vampire . . .Expert," BU Today, November 19, 2009.

Jesse Baker, "Marketers Sink Teeth into New Moon," NPR, November 17, 2009.

Christopher Quinn, "Vampires Seek Tolerance, Understanding from Others,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 16, 2009.

Laura Figueroa, "An Interview with the Vampires," Miami Herald. 30 October, 2009.

"Forget Twilight: New Moon—Real Vampires Say They Are living Among Us," Vancouver Sun, 12 November, 2009.

"Vampire Mania: Thousands Throughout the World Proclaim Themselves Vampires", The Monterey County Herald, November 13, 2009.

"Real Life Vampires Come Out of the Twilight Zone," The Age, November 13, 2009.

Rick Allen, "The De-evilution of the Vampire," Ocala-Star. October 25, 2009.

Interview, “Joseph Laycock: "The Exorcist, Secularization, and Folk Piety," Theofantastique October 27, 2009.

Interview, "Joseph Laycock, Vampires Today" KAPS Paranormal Radio, October 18, 2009.

Interview, "Vampires," Nightwatch Paranormal Radio, October 6, 2009.

Interview,  "Joseph Laycock: Vampires Today," TheoFantastique and Morehead’s Musings, August 26, 2009.

Interview, "Exclusive Interview with Joseph Laycock," Vampire Film Festival 2009,

Interview, "Modern Vampires: Your Neighbors and Spouses," Religion Dispatches. May 29, 2009.

Monica Hesse, "A Vampire's Life? It's Really Draining," Washington Post, November 24, 2008.

Ken Gewertz, "Project finds Hindus in New Jersey, Buddhists in Montana: Pluralism Project looks at changing religious demographics," Harvard Gazette, October 23, 2003.

Elieen F. Flynn, “Harvard Study Looks at Area’s Religions,” Austin American Statesman, June 21, 2003.