Reading for “Theorizing Horror,” Class #5: “Mad About the Boy – Kenneth Anger”

A PDF of Carel Rowe’s “Illuminating Lucifer” (1974), the reading for the March 24th course on Kenneth Anger, can be found here: Rowe.Anger.


Reading for “Theorizing Horror,” Class #4: “‘Caging the Monster that Will Live for 100,000 Years’ in the Future-Tense Gothumentary”

A PDF of the reading for the March 17th course, “Gothumentary: The Gothic Unsettling of Documentary’s Rhetoric of Rationality,” by Papagena Robbins and Kristopher Woofter (2012, Textus [12.3]) can be accessed here: 04-Gothumentary.


Reading for “Theorizing Horror,” Class #3: Intensities: David Lynch Between Life and Death

A PDF of the reading for the March 10th course,6 – “How do you make yourself a body without organs?” from A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia by Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari (1980) can be accessed here: Deleuze-and-Guattari-A-Thousand-Plateaus.


Reading for “Theorizing Horror” Class #2: Horror, the Revelatory, and the Gothic “Thing”

Le Cinéma du diable by Jean Epstein (1947) is available for download by clicking the following link: [Epstein-CinemaduDiable]


Reading for “Theorizing Horror” Class #1: Affect, Sensation and Horror Studies

Please click the following link to read the article framing Class #1: Paasonen-AffectAndPorn