Time to walk the halls of the terrifying Hill House with Andrea and Alex as they explore what it means to be haunted, gender dynamics in times of duress and why it’s hard to remake a classic.
American Nightmares: The Haunted House Formula in American Popular Fiction. Dale Bailey’s examination of how the haunted house narrative has served and subverted the American Dream.
House Mothers and Haunted Daughters: Shirley Jackson and Female Gothic by Roberta Rubenstein.
Ghostly Matters: Haunting and the Sociological Imagination by Avery Gordon.