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The Horror Pod Class

Hey class!  Come meet Mike and Tyler, two high school teachers who absolutely love to talk and write about the horror genre!  We also own and write for a website named Signal Horizon, where you can get the latest news, reviews, and analysis of works from the horror and dark science fiction genres!

Jun 14, 2018

Who else remembers the original Blair Witch Project from 1999?  Lets discuss the viral marketing that turned the Blair Witch from low budget indie movie to national sensation.


2:30- Tyler is reading The Best Horror Of the Year Volume Two 

3:15- Other cool films to check out are The VVitch and They Remain

5:45- Vastarien Issue #2 cover art revealed and it is from the awesome artist Yves Tourigny.  He has a pretty awesome website that you should check out.

8:00-  Click here to read Molly Tanzer's Creatures of Love and Temper on IO9

9:45- Horror Hill Podcast- Knuckle Supper

12:00- The Boy on Netflix.  Head on over to our Horror Pod Class Facebook group

26:00-  Mike mentions Blendco Blenders.  Here is their YouTube Channel

28:00-  Tyler mentions a great article on Signal Horizon. TOP 5 Alien Abduction movies

30:00 Class really begins and Mike and Tyler discuss two articles. The first article is People Just Want to See Something:  Art, Death, and Document in Blair Witch, The Last Broadcast, and Paradise Lost, by S.L Higley from Wayne State University Press

The second article is The Blair Witch Project: Technology, Repression, and the Evisceration of Mimesis David C. Banash in Postmodern Culture from Johns Hopkins University Press Volume 10, Number 1, September 1999

48-  Tyler discusses the article Marketing and the Blair Witch by Dennis Erturan

50:30- Mike mentions the Rabbits Podcast.  It is really great.  

51:30-  Tyler mentions David Lynch's Rabbits.  It is really weird.