Juxtaposing Antiquity with the Apocalypse, this chapter explores the re-animation of Pompeii as a disaster tourism trope found used, for example, on the Caribbean island of Montserrat. In so doing, this chapter engages with the question of whether or not there is space in dark tourism debate for the natural disaster, and whether or not dark tourism, then, is a relatively new phenomenon.
|Title of host publication
|The Palgrave Handbook of Dark Tourism Studies
|Place of Publication
|Number of pages
|E-pub ahead of print - 21 Feb 2018