From scream queens to femmes fatale, horror isn't just for the boys.
Gothic media moguls Meg Hafdahl and Kelly Florence, authors of The Science of Monsters,
and co-hosts of the Horror Rewind
podcast called "the best horror film podcast out there" by Film Daddy
, present a guide to the feminist horror movies, TV shows, and characters we all know and love.
Through interviews, film analysis, and bone-chilling discoveries, The Science of Women in Horror
uncovers the theories behind women's most iconic roles of the genre. Explore age-old tropes such as "The Innocent" like Lydia in Beetlejuice
, "The Gorgon" like Pamela Voorhees in Friday the 13th
, and "The Mother" like Norma Bates in Pyscho
and Bates Motel
, and delve deeper into female-forward film and TV including:
- The Haunting of Hill House
- Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
- Buffy the Vampire Slayer
- And so much more!
Join Kelly and Meg in The Science of Women in Horror
as they flip the script and prove that every girl is a "final girl."