Monsters in the Closet Homosexuality and the Horror Film

ISBN-10: 0719044731
ISBN-13: 9780719044731
Edition: 1997
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Description: Drawing on a wide variety of films and primary source materials, Benshoff examines the historical figure of the movie monster in relation to various medical, psychological, religious and social models of homosexuality.

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Book details

List price: $30.00
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 6/19/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Drawing on a wide variety of films and primary source materials, Benshoff examines the historical figure of the movie monster in relation to various medical, psychological, religious and social models of homosexuality.

List of plates
Acknowledgements
Introduction: The monster and the homosexual
Defining the monster queer in the classical Hollywood horror film
Shock treatment: Curing the monster queer during World War II
Pods, pederasts, and perverts: (Re)criminalizing the monster queer in Cold War culture
Exposing the monster queer to the sunlight, circa the 1969 Stonewall Rebellion
Satan spawn and out and proud: Monster queers in the postmodern era
Epilogue
Bibliography
Index

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