Tag Archives: Monsters

Call For Papers: Transnational Monstrosity in Popular Culture

Saturday 3rd June 2017, York St John University This one-day conference will explore the figure of the monster in transnational popular culture, across cinema, television, games, comics and literature, as well as through fandoms attached to global monster cultures. It … Continue reading

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Monstrously Good Fun with Sheffield Gothic

I’ve neglected the blog somewhat while I’ve been in post-submission/pre-Viva limbo. This is mostly because I was lucky enough to be able to switch to full time hours just as I submitted. While I’m still waiting on the Viva, I have … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts – Exploring Teen Wolf – April 1, 2016

Looking for papers for an essay collection on the MTV television show Teen Wolf, with an emphasis on the most recent seasons. This volume aims to discuss Teen Wolf in the context of popular and literary culture, historical analysis, and … Continue reading

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CFP: Monsters and Monstrosity in 21st-Century Film and Television

Monsters and Monstrosity in 21st-Century Film and Television Cristina Artenie (Universitas Press) and Ashley Szanter (Weber State University) Starting from the premise that monsters/monstrosity allow for the (dis)placement of anxieties that contemporary social mores do not otherwise sanction in the … Continue reading

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OGOM Company of Wolves CFP – Beyond excited to announce this!

Originally posted on Open Graves, Open Minds:
Conference, University of Hertfordshire, Sept 3rd-5th 2015: Call for Papers and Panels OGOM: ‘The Company of Wolves’: Sociality, Animality, and Subjectivity in Literary and Cultural Narratives—Werewolves, Shapeshifters, and Feral Humans Wolves have long…

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Top 10 Non-Human Couples

Personally I’d have numbers 10, 9 and 4 much higher up the list but this is the perfect Valentines list for those of us who love the monstrous, the non-human and the other. Can you think of any other couples … Continue reading

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CFP: 12th Global Monsters and the Monstrous

Mechanisms of Monstrosity Friday 25th July  – Sunday 27th July 2014 Mansfield College, Oxford This years Monsters and the Monstrous conference will focus on the mechanisms of monstrosity itself and the forms of othering and difference that cause a society, a culture … Continue reading

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