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New queer horror film and television

New queer horror film and television

Author: Darren Elliott-Smith; John Edgar Browning
Publisher: Cardiff University of Wales Press 2020
Series: Horror studies
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This anthology of essays studies the form, aesthetics and representations of LGBTQ+ identities in a new subgenre of film and television we call 'New Queer Horror'
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darren Elliott-Smith; John Edgar Browning
ISBN: 9781786836267 1786836262
OCLC Number: 1251896527
Accession No: (DE-627)174453926X (DE-599)KXP174453926X
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-232) and index.
Description: xii, 241 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations Author Biographies Introduction Part 1: TRANSFORMING, RE-READING AND RE-MAKING QUEER HORROR 1: 'My Brother's Creeper': Towards a Queer (Re-)Reading of Victor Salva's Jeepers Creepers (2001) - John Edgar Browning 2: Queer Cult Performance: Recreating Rocky Horror in the Twenty-First Century - John Lynskey 3: Castrating the Queer Vampire in Let the Right One In (2009) and Let Me In (2010) - Darren Elliott-Smith4: 'Becoming Hannibal': Identification and Transformation in Queer Horror Television - Ben Tyrer Part 2: QUEER PLAYGROUNDS AND ADOLESCENT HORRORS 5: 'What happened to my sweet girl?': Paranoid and Reparative readings of Queer Subjectivity in Black Swan (2010) and Jack and Diane (2012) - Robyn Ollett 6: 'A Dream Within a Dream': Children's 'Horror' Television and Lesbianism in the World of Marceline the Vampire Queen - Simon Bacon 7: Abjection, Queer Bodies and Grotesque Doppelgangers in Jack and Diane and The Nature of Nicholas - Fernando Gabriel Pagnoni Berns and Mariana Zarate 8: At the Edges of (queer) Time and Space: Atemporality, Adolescence, and Abjection in Final Destination - Christopher ClarkPart 3: BADASS WITCHES AND QUEER WOLVES 9: 'If you look in the face of evil, evil's gonna look right back at you': Anthologising Supernatural Sexualities on American Horror Story: Coven - Andrew J. Owens. 10: Like and Lycanthropy: The New Pack Werewolf According to Tyler, Tyler and Taylor - Tim Stafford 11: 'Unspeakable Acts': Coming Out as Werewolf - Lisa Metherell. 12: 'Sisters United': Feminist Nostalgia, Queer Spectatorship, and the Radical Witch Politics of Rob Zombie's The Lords of Salem - Ben Raphael Sher Selected Bibliography
Series Title: Horror studies
Responsibility: edited by Darren Elliott-Smith and John Edgar Browning.


This anthology of essays studies the form, aesthetics and representations of LGBTQ+ identities in a new subgenre of film and television we call 'New Queer Horror'.  Read more...


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"This new collection of essays contributes to the ever-expanding field of queer horror scholarship. Vampires, witches, werewolves, serial killers, and more are examined within this relatively 'out' Read more...

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