Related Program: Word of Mouth But is Poe still scary? By Taylor Quimby • Oct 11, 2012 Related Program: Word of Mouth ShareTweetEmail These boys belong to Senior Producer Rebecca Lavoie, and they don't look scared of Poe at all. We asked a variety of people, including Laura Knoy, Salman Rushdie, Neil Gaiman, and some adorable kids whether they think Edgar Allan Poe's work still stands up as "scary." Here's the full version of what they had to say about that... Tags: Edgar Allan PoeArts and CultureBooksScaryShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.