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The Resource Speaking of monsters : a teratological anthology, edited by Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning

Speaking of monsters : a teratological anthology, edited by Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning

Label
Speaking of monsters : a teratological anthology
Title
Speaking of monsters
Title remainder
a teratological anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
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  • Picart, Caroline Joan
  • Browning, John Edgar
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  • Monsters in motion pictures
  • Horror films
  • Teratology
Label
Speaking of monsters : a teratological anthology, edited by Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-304) and index
Contents
  • Our vampires, our neighbors
  • Ken Gelder
  • "Psychological Thriller": Dead of Night (1945), British film culture, and the 1940s horror cycle
  • Mark Jancovich
  • Monsters in the literary traditions of Asia: a critical appraisal
  • Andrew Hock-Soon Ng
  • Slayer as monster in Blood+ (2005-2006) and Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997-2003)
  • Margaret L. Carter
  • "Shapeless deformity": monstrosity, visibility, and racial masquerade in Thomas Grattan's Cagot's Hut (1823)
  • Daniel A. Novak
  • Introduction: on monstrosity and multiculturalism
  • Apt Pupil (1998): The hollywood Nazi-as-monster flick
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart and David A. Frank
  • By demons driven: religious teratologies
  • Jason C. Bivins
  • An age of mechanical destruction: power tools and the monstrous in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre films
  • Ian Conrich
  • "Way too gay to be ignored": the production and reception of queer horror cinema in the twenty-first century
  • Harry Benshoff
  • Seed of Chucky: transbiology and the horror flick
  • Judith (Jack) Halberstam
  • Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning
  • Stage four: virulency
  • Lonnie H. Athens
  • Profiling the terrorist as a mass murderer
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart and Cecil E. Greek
  • What makes stalking monsters so monstrous, and how to survive them?
  • Ôrît Kāmîr
  • Race and serial killing in the media: the case of Wayne Williams
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart
  • "Nature abhors normality": theories of the monstrous from Aristotle to The X-Files (1993-2002)
  • Kathleen Long
  • Monster culture
  • Monster spawn of animal experimentation in the early work of H. G. Wells: on the containment of psychopathic violence as preliminary to the onset of the capacity for mourning
  • Laurence A. Rickels
  • Why is the tension so high? The monstrous feminine in (post)modern slasher films
  • Dejan Ognjanović
  • Blood and bitches: sexual politics and the female lycanthrope in young adult fiction
  • June Pulliam
  • The queer ethics of monstrosity
  • Patricia MacCormack
  • Reopening the question of the human and the animal
  • Dominick LaCapra
  • Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
  • Where reality and fantasy meet and bifurcate: Holocaust themes in Pan's Labyrinth (2006), X-Men (2000), and V (1983)
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart, John Edgar Browning, and Carla Maria Thomas
  • Dread, taboo, and The Thing (1982): Toward a social theory of the horror film
  • Stephen Prince
  • Nightmare and the horror film: the symbolic biology of fantastic beings
  • Noel Carroll
Control code
ocn769987246
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780230114500
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011052891
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769987246
Label
Speaking of monsters : a teratological anthology, edited by Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-304) and index
Contents
  • Our vampires, our neighbors
  • Ken Gelder
  • "Psychological Thriller": Dead of Night (1945), British film culture, and the 1940s horror cycle
  • Mark Jancovich
  • Monsters in the literary traditions of Asia: a critical appraisal
  • Andrew Hock-Soon Ng
  • Slayer as monster in Blood+ (2005-2006) and Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997-2003)
  • Margaret L. Carter
  • "Shapeless deformity": monstrosity, visibility, and racial masquerade in Thomas Grattan's Cagot's Hut (1823)
  • Daniel A. Novak
  • Introduction: on monstrosity and multiculturalism
  • Apt Pupil (1998): The hollywood Nazi-as-monster flick
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart and David A. Frank
  • By demons driven: religious teratologies
  • Jason C. Bivins
  • An age of mechanical destruction: power tools and the monstrous in The Texas Chain Saw Massacre films
  • Ian Conrich
  • "Way too gay to be ignored": the production and reception of queer horror cinema in the twenty-first century
  • Harry Benshoff
  • Seed of Chucky: transbiology and the horror flick
  • Judith (Jack) Halberstam
  • Caroline Joan S. Picart and John Edgar Browning
  • Stage four: virulency
  • Lonnie H. Athens
  • Profiling the terrorist as a mass murderer
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart and Cecil E. Greek
  • What makes stalking monsters so monstrous, and how to survive them?
  • Ôrît Kāmîr
  • Race and serial killing in the media: the case of Wayne Williams
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart
  • "Nature abhors normality": theories of the monstrous from Aristotle to The X-Files (1993-2002)
  • Kathleen Long
  • Monster culture
  • Monster spawn of animal experimentation in the early work of H. G. Wells: on the containment of psychopathic violence as preliminary to the onset of the capacity for mourning
  • Laurence A. Rickels
  • Why is the tension so high? The monstrous feminine in (post)modern slasher films
  • Dejan Ognjanović
  • Blood and bitches: sexual politics and the female lycanthrope in young adult fiction
  • June Pulliam
  • The queer ethics of monstrosity
  • Patricia MacCormack
  • Reopening the question of the human and the animal
  • Dominick LaCapra
  • Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
  • Where reality and fantasy meet and bifurcate: Holocaust themes in Pan's Labyrinth (2006), X-Men (2000), and V (1983)
  • Caroline Joan (Kay) S. Picart, John Edgar Browning, and Carla Maria Thomas
  • Dread, taboo, and The Thing (1982): Toward a social theory of the horror film
  • Stephen Prince
  • Nightmare and the horror film: the symbolic biology of fantastic beings
  • Noel Carroll
Control code
ocn769987246
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780230114500
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011052891
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)769987246

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