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Horror Show: Meet 3 Scream Queens Who Opened Doors For Women in Horror

These women paved the way for women in horror. Read more »

The Feminist Power of Female Ghosts

The female ghost is an enduringly fascinating figure. Read more »

Horror Show: Feminist Horror Movies To Watch This Halloween

No, “Carrie” is not one of them. Read more »

Social Lies vs. Social Lives: Friendships in the Age of Instagram

“Ingrid Goes West” proves nearly everybody uses social media to lie about who they are. Read more »

5 Ways “Final Girls” is the Perfect Ode to 90’s Slasher Films

It may be the book that ushers in the next wave of cult classics.  Read more »

War Begets Horror in “Under the Shadow”

Set in Tehran, Iran, in 1988, Under the Shadow follows Shideh, a wife and mom whose husband, a doctor, gets drafted to the Iran–Iraq War. Read more »

"Twin Peaks" is Coming Back: Get Ready

The original series is back for an all-new third season—two decades after its last installment. Read more »

Backtalk: May Day & Handmaid Horrors

Amy and Dahlia talk about May Day activism across the globe and the difficulties and opportunities in imagining work systems that work better. And they dig into The Handmaid’s Tale series, examining the novel’s grounding in anti-Blackness, as well as where the show diverges from the novel... Read more »

Director’s Cut: A New Wave of Body-Horror Films Focuses on Women

A wave of body-horror films produced in the past five years subject women to a bevy of stomach-turning torments, and not just for shock value. Read more »

Girl, You'll Be a Cannibal Soon: "Raw" Joins the Horror Coming-of-Age Canon

Justine is zombie-like in her desire for flesh, and Garance Marillier is parfait in the role, contorting her body and face with a propulsive drive to attack and eat humans. Read more »

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The Feminist Power of Female Ghosts

The female ghost is an enduringly fascinating figure. Read more »