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Misfit Sisters

Screen Horror as Female Rites of Passage

Authors: Short, S.

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This timely study breaks new ground in exploring how recent film and television horror texts articulate a female rite of passage, updating the cautionary concerns found in fairy tales of the past, particularly in warning against predatory men, treacherous females and unhappy family situations.

About the authors

SUE SHORT lectures in Film and Media at Birkbeck College, University of London and the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She has written on a variety of science fiction and horror-related themes. She is the author of Cyborg Cinema and Contemporary Subjectivity.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $24.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Misfit Sisters
Book Subtitle
Screen Horror as Female Rites of Passage
Authors
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-28737-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230287372
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-00020-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-27952-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 196
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