The Dread of Difference: Gender and the Horror Film (Texas Film and Media Studies)

The Dread of Difference: Gender and the Horror Film (Texas Film and Media Studies)


"The Dread of Difference is a vintage. Few movie reviews texts were so greatly learn and so influential. it really is hardly ever at the shelf at my college library, so regularly does it flow. Now this new version expands the already finished assurance of gender within the horror movie with new essays on contemporary advancements reminiscent of the Hostel sequence and torture porn. Informative and enlightening, this up to date vintage is a necessary reference for lovers and scholars of horror movies."—Stephen Prince, editor of The Horror Film and writer of Digital visible results in Cinema: The Seduction of Reality

"An notable array of distinctive students . . . gazes deeply into the darkness after which kinds a Dionysian refrain reaffirming that sexuality and the huge are certainly mated in lots of horror films."—Choice

"An super helpful creation to contemporary pondering gender concerns inside of this genre."—Film Theory

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