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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!

Jan 7, 2019

Welcome back to The Horror Pod Class! Today's discussion will center around the brand new Netflix blockbuster, Bird Box.  Specifically, we discuss how the film uses a discussion of parenting styles to make an engaging narrative.  Also, we make fun of some random guy who left a review of The Happening on Amazon.  It's a good time.  Connect with us at: 

The Horror Pod Class Facebook Group

Signal Horizon on Facebook and Twitter

Helpful links:

Tyler recommends The Palimpsest Podcast on this week's Dark Corners of the Web.

Check out Parenting Science's "Parenting Styles" Article.

Article from Little White Lies: Mommie Dearest: The changing face of maternal horror cinema.

Podcast about the horrors of conversion therapy named Unerased.  Mike really liked it and as usual, he has to tell everyone about it.

More about the dysfunctional mother horror trope.

Netflix's Bird Box Is Really About How White People Don't Want to See Racism from The Root.

Mike went looking for a free copy of James Tipree Jr.'s The Screwfly Solution and found an audio reading at The PseudoPod Podcast!  Thanks guys, you are awesome!    

Next week, the guys are going to be talking about the movie Resolution and addiction.