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THE GREATEST SCREAM QUEENS OF ALL TIME

January is a time of fresh starts and new beginnings. The way we kick off a new year informs the months that follow and that’s why we’re living our best Capricorn-season lives and declaring it the Month of the GOAT, celebrating the Greatests of All Time in genre. From the best Star Trek captains to…

7 OSCAR-WINNING HORROR MOVIES YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

When it comes to the Academy Awards, certain genres fare better than others. Drama, romance and war films are the most popular, according to IMDB, with biopics earning a lot of love too as voters seem to think that they carry more artistic and critical significance over sci-fi, action and horror movies. horrorhorror filmshorror moviesoscars

Monstrous Females and Female Monsters

“A free woman in an unfree society will be a monster.” – Angela Carter Monsters. The very word conjures fear and terror of the unknown, the abnormal. We all know what monsters are: evil, twisted examples of Nature gone terribly awry. They may be horrible inside and out, or lovely to look at but warped…

“Something’s Wrong, Like More Than You Being Female”: Transgressive Sexuality and Discourses of Reproduction in Ginger Snaps

BRIGITTE. Ging, what’s going on? Something’s wrong, like more than you being just female. Can you say something please? GINGER. I can’t have a hairy chest, B, that’s fucked. BRIGITTE. Bitten on a full moon, now you’re hairy. GINGER. Well, thank you for taking my total fucking nightmare so seriously. Oh shit, what if I’m…