This study guide will help you analyze the short story “The Outsider” (1926) by H.P. Lovecraft. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it and putting it into perspective.
H.P. Lovecraft (1890-1937) was an American writer who is best known for his fantasy and horror fiction, and for creating a fictional universe called The Cthulhu Mythos. The short story “The Outsider” was published in the fantasy and horror fiction magazine Weird Tales in 1926.
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