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Title The Canadian horror film : terror of the soul / edited by Gina Freitag and André Loiselle.

Published Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.436164097 CANA    AVAILABLE
Physical description vii, 292 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Part 1 Shaping the Canadian Horror Landscape -- 1 Monsters up North; A Taxonomy of Terror / Caelum Vatnsdal Vatnsdal, Caelum 21 -- 2 Viral Culture: Canadian Cultural Protectionism and Pontypool / Andrea Subissati Subissati, Andrea 30 -- Part 2 Territories of Horror: Terror Stories on Page and Screen -- 3 Blood in the Bush Garden: Indigenization, Gender, and Unsettling Horror / Aalya Ahmad Ahmad, Aalya 47 -- 4 Pure Laine Evil: The Horrifying Normality of Quebec's Ordinary Hell in the Film Adaptations of Patrick Senécal's "Romans d'épouvante" / Andre Loiselle Loiselle, Andre 67 -- Part 3 A Golden Age of Gore: The Tax Shelter Slasher -- 5 (Who's in the) Driver's Seat: The Canadian Brute Unleashed in Death Weekend / Paul Corupe Corupe, Paul 91 -- 6 Rituals: Creating the Forest Slasher within the Canadian Tax Shelter Era / Mark R. Hasan Hasan, Mark R. 108 -- Part 4 True North, Strong and Violent: Eco-Horror in Canada -- 7 [Hostile] Nature of Things: A Cultural Dialogue on Environmental Survival / Gina Freitag Freitag, Gina 135 -- 8 Eco-Horror and Boundary Transgressions in Orca: The Killer Whale / Peter Thompson Thompson, Peter 153 -- Part 5 Horror by Any Other Name: Animation and the Avant-Garde -- 9 A Song from the Heart Beats the Devil Every Time: The Fear of Selling Out in Nelvana's The Devil and Daniel Mouse and Rock and Rule / Kier-La Janisse Janisse, Kier-La 171 -- 10 Where Is Fear? Space, Place, and the Sense of Horror in the Canadian Avant-Garde Film / Scott Birdwise Birdwise, Scott 185 -- Part 6 Blood, Guts, and Beyond: An Homage to Cronenberg -- 11 Traces of Horror: The Later Films of David Cronenberg / William Beard Beard, William 209 -- 12 Physician as Mad Scientist: A Fear of Deviant Medical Practices in the Films of David Cronenberg / James Burrell Burrell, James 231 -- 13 Contagious Characters: Cronenberg's Rabid, Demarbre's Smash Cut, and the Reframing of Porn-Fame / Sean Moreland Moreland, Sean 249.
Other author Loiselle, André, 1963- editor.
Freitag, Gina, 1985- editor.
Subject Horror films -- Canada -- History and criticism.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN 9781442650541