serial killers

(Not So) Real Monsters: Why Do We Still Care about Ted Bundy?

What is there to learn from a serial killer who, like almost all notorious serial killers, is white, male, and wholly mediocre?

Macabre Desires: What Lady Killers In Pop Culture Teach Us About Ourselves

When movies place qualifiers on women’s violence, they reinforce sexist ideals of violence. Read more »

Profiling 101: The White Mediocrity of “Mindhunter”

White women are either in the background or on a slab, men of color are scarce, and women of color are invisible. Read more »

Killer Crush: Inside Tumblr’s Serial Killer Fandom Problem

Social media has made serial killer fandom more accessible. Read more »