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The Resource Better off dead : the evolution of the zombie as post-human, edited by Deborah Christie and Sarah Juliet Lauro

Better off dead : the evolution of the zombie as post-human, edited by Deborah Christie and Sarah Juliet Lauro

Label
Better off dead : the evolution of the zombie as post-human
Title
Better off dead
Title remainder
the evolution of the zombie as post-human
Statement of responsibility
edited by Deborah Christie and Sarah Juliet Lauro
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From comic books to video games, to internet applications & homemade films, zombies are all around us. Investigating the zombie from an interdisciplinary perspective, with an emphasis on deep analytical engagement with diverse kinds of texts, this volume addresses some of the more unlikely venues where zombies are found
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
398.21
Index
index present
LC call number
GR581
LC item number
.B48 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Christie, Deborah
  • Lauro, Sarah Juliet
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  • Zombies
  • Zombies
  • Zombies in literature
  • Zombies
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Zombies
  • Zombies in literature
  • Zombies in motion pictures
  • Zombies in popular culture
  • Zombie
  • Literarische Gestalt
  • Filmgestalt
  • Massenkultur
Label
Better off dead : the evolution of the zombie as post-human, edited by Deborah Christie and Sarah Juliet Lauro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • The Zombie as Other: Mortality and the Monstrous in the Post-Nuclear Age
  • And the Dead Shall Walk.
  • 5.
  • A Dead New World: Richard Matheson and the Modern Zombie
  • 6.
  • Nuclear Death and Radical Hope in Dawn of the Dead and On the Beach
  • .
  • Lucio Fulci and the Decaying Definition of Zombie Narratives
  • 8
  • Introduction
  • Imitations of Life: Zombies and the Suburban Gothic
  • 9.
  • All Dark Inside: Dehumanization and Zombification in Postmodern Cinema
  • And the Dead Shall Inherit the Earth
  • 10.
  • Slacker Bites Back: Shaun of the Dead Finds New Life for Deadbeats
  • 11.
  • Zombie Movies and the "Millennial Generation"
  • 12.
  • "Off the page and into your brains!": New Millennium Zombies and the Scourge of Hopeful Apocalypses
  • And the Dead Shall Rise
  • 13.
  • Playing Dead: Zombies Invade Performance Art ... and Your Neighborhood
  • Afterword:
  • Zombie (R)evolution
  • 1.
  • "They are not men ... they are dead bodies": From Cannibal to Zombie and Back Again
  • 2.
  • "We are the mirror of your fears": Haitian Identity and Zombification
  • 3.
  • Undead Radio: Zombies and the Living Dead on 1930s and 1940s Radio Drama
Control code
763156431
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 296 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823241255
Lccn
2011007494
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3623838
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1c8802c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156431
Label
Better off dead : the evolution of the zombie as post-human, edited by Deborah Christie and Sarah Juliet Lauro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • The Zombie as Other: Mortality and the Monstrous in the Post-Nuclear Age
  • And the Dead Shall Walk.
  • 5.
  • A Dead New World: Richard Matheson and the Modern Zombie
  • 6.
  • Nuclear Death and Radical Hope in Dawn of the Dead and On the Beach
  • .
  • Lucio Fulci and the Decaying Definition of Zombie Narratives
  • 8
  • Introduction
  • Imitations of Life: Zombies and the Suburban Gothic
  • 9.
  • All Dark Inside: Dehumanization and Zombification in Postmodern Cinema
  • And the Dead Shall Inherit the Earth
  • 10.
  • Slacker Bites Back: Shaun of the Dead Finds New Life for Deadbeats
  • 11.
  • Zombie Movies and the "Millennial Generation"
  • 12.
  • "Off the page and into your brains!": New Millennium Zombies and the Scourge of Hopeful Apocalypses
  • And the Dead Shall Rise
  • 13.
  • Playing Dead: Zombies Invade Performance Art ... and Your Neighborhood
  • Afterword:
  • Zombie (R)evolution
  • 1.
  • "They are not men ... they are dead bodies": From Cannibal to Zombie and Back Again
  • 2.
  • "We are the mirror of your fears": Haitian Identity and Zombification
  • 3.
  • Undead Radio: Zombies and the Living Dead on 1930s and 1940s Radio Drama
Control code
763156431
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 296 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823241255
Lccn
2011007494
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
3623838
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1c8802c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763156431

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