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  1. Keri Keri says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBThe first thing I learned from this book the zombie movies I definitely have to watchThe second thing I go into movie watching all sorts of wrong American Zombie Gothic is not an easy read It's actually as it says in the foreword the work of a doctoral thesis and it reads like that It wasn't something I expected but also not something I was loathe to read It just took me a bit longer than most books would normallyI enjoyed that he went first to the Haitian zombies as all good histories of zombies must and listed movies


  2. Camille McCarthy Camille McCarthy says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBSince this book is pretty much a doctoral thesis it is not an easy read; there is a lot of information and it is well written to be sure but I feel it might have been modified a bit to make it less repetitive to make it of a popular read rather than a very wordy thesis I was very interested in the topic because of the overwhelming prevalence of zombies in popular culture today which I'm sure most people have taken note of I felt that the overall emphasis of the book didn't really take into account the whole cultural significance of the reasons behind zombies being so popular however; the book attempts to explain it by saying that we are afraid of death due to the September 11 attacks Avian Flu Swine Flu pandemic scares terrorism scares chemical warfare and the like and this fear of our own death is represented by zombies This is a good point and probably has something to do with it but I find it hard to believe that i


  3. Kristin (MyBookishWays Reviews) Kristin (MyBookishWays Reviews) says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBZombie movies End of the world undead armies mad chases bloody conflicts; what’s not to love The zombie movie has covered every emotion; laughter horror tragedy romance survival What a rich vein in which to mine gold I eagerly opened American Zombie Gothic thinking it would have an in depth examination of the genre Boy was I right and was I ever wrong No one can fault the author's in depth analysis of zombie movies from their first appearance to the most recent fare It is an impressive testament to his efforts The problem is that this is by no means a mass market treatment of the genre Disregard the graphic novel feel of the cover this is a doctoral dissertation and i


  4. Xexets Xexets says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBThis books reads for the most as a doctoral dissertation As such it feels at times repetitive and the argument is not always smoothly traced back to the data presented Still it is a very accomplished achievement especially in the most mature parts such as the introduction and t


  5. Midnight Blue Midnight Blue says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBWhat I could understand was very interestingthat said I'm no mouth breather but I had to reread some sentences two or three times and I'm still not sure what they mean Keep in mind this book is a collection of college theses written by a college professor so if you haven't been in college recently and didn't major in English or some sort of theory it's a hard read Only my great love of all things zombies made it worth reading all


  6. C C says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBA zombie film primer appreciationI was never really a zombie movie fan '28 Days Later' was a favorite but for non zombie reasons I loved that at times it had such beauty that I hadn't seen in many movies like the way rain was filmed despite featuring a rage infection It was because of this movie that I wanted to read this book an analysis of all things zombie But of course I had to be a bit familiar with zombie movies if I was to know what was going on here After scoring almost all the George A Romero movies and remakes on ebay for 20 and seeing most of the other important zombie films I was good to go And I can say I really enjoyed most of these films the first three Romero movies especially Night Dawn and Day of the Dead Zombie movies at least the good ones have something to say and those are the films that are di


  7. Jessica Jessica says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBCan we indeed speak of a current zombie renaissanceYes Yes we canA must for film buffs and zombiehorror movie fans everywhere Bishop's book is a fascinating look at the history of zombie films and their effect on pop culture and cinema I don't particularly care for zombie films notable exceptions loved Shaun of the Dead and Fido and 28 Days Later is one of my favorite m


  8. Cheryl Cheryl says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBAmerican Zombie Gothic by Kyle Bishop is an awesome resource on zombies especially for someone who loves zombie movies and books I have always been somewhat embarrassed to admit that I love zombies and have never been able to articulate why Now I can uote Mr Bishop's work as an explanation Perhaps then zombie cinema is not merely a reflection of modern society but a type of preemptive panacea and that protective potentiality along gives the subgenre both great cultural significance and lasting


  9. Erika Erika says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBAn interesting look at zombies in movies their history what influenced them and how they in turn influenced modern culture and have evolved over timeI found I preferred the first chapter that dealt with the origins of the zombie


  10. Linda Linda says:

    American Zombie Gothic MOBI Ø American Zombie Kindle american free, zombie download, gothic epub, American Zombie epub, American Zombie Gothic PDFEPUBVery interesting and informative I must admit I didn't read it cover to cover It is so like a text book that I found myself looking for references


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