Raby 2011 Leatherface

Title Information

Author: Daniel Raby

Title: Leatherface in Love

Subtitle: Sexuality and Gender in Horror Films

Thesis: Honors Thesis, American University

Year: Spring 2011

Pages: 44pp.

Language: English

Keywords: 20th Century | U.S. History | Representations: Films

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  Introduction: Why Look at Horror Films? (p. 2)
  Slasher Films: The Final Girl and Male Identification (p. 6)
  Case Study: Examining Gender and Monstrosity in Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (p. 12)
  The Role of Men and Women in the Satanic/Occult Film (p. 15)
  The Rural World and Sexual Assault (p. 24)
  Gay, Lesbian and Transgender Identity in Horror (p. 29)
  Conclusion: Gender and the Horror Film (p. 40)
  Works Cited (p. 42)

Wikipedia: Horror film

Added: August 23, 2014 | Last updated: August 23, 2014