Ep. 1: First Blood

The Fear and Now
The Fear and Now
Ep. 1: First Blood

Works Cited:

Douglas, Susan. Inventing American Broadcasting, 1899-1922. John Hopkins Press, 1989.

Douglas, Susan. Listening In: Radio and the American Imagination. University of Minnesota Press, 2004.

Halberstam, Judith. Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters. Duke University Press, 1995.

Hand, Richard. Terror on the Air: Horror Radio in America, 1931-1952. MacFarland and Company, Inc. Publishers, 2006

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Sedgewick, Eve. “The Coherence of Gothic Conventions” Methuen, 1986.

Spadoni, Robert. Uncanny Bodies: The Coming of Sound Film and the Origins of the Horror Genre. University of California Press, 2007

Verma, Neil. Theatre of the Mind: Imagination, Aesthetics, and American Radio Drama. University  of Chicago Press, 2012.

Radio/Podcasts Cited:

“Archive 81” Archive 81.https://www.archive81.com.

“ “The Dark” — Arch Oboler” YouTube. Uploaded by Bob Wallace, 11 April 2008, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSmEh8TxswQ. Accessed 29 Dec, 2019

“The Horror of Dolores Roach” Gimlet. https://gimletmedia.com/shows/dolores-roach

“Lights Out – “It Happened” 05/11/38 (HQ) Old Time Radio/Horror” YouTube. Uploaded by AntiqueRadios, 15 January 2014, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaG3P9tb3q8

“Limetown” Two-up Productions. https://twoupproductions.com/limetown/podcast.

“Orson Welles – War Of The Worlds – Radio Broadcast 1938 – Complete Broadcast.” YouTube. Uploaded by David Webb, 16 December 2010, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xs0K4ApWl4g. Accessed 29 Dec, 2019

“Welcome to Nightvale” Welcome to Nightvale. https://www.welcometonightvale.com.

“We’re Alive” We’re Alive, A Story of Survival. https://www.werealive.com.


The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari. Directed by Robert Wiene. Decla-Bioscop, 1920

The Devil’s Castle. Directed by George Méliès. Star Film Compnay, 1896

Frankenstein. Directed by J. Searle Dawley. Edison Studios, 1910

Get Out. Directed by Jordan Peele. Blumhouse Productions, 2017

It Follows. Directed by David Robert Mitchell. Northern Lights Films, 2014

Peeping Tom. Directed by Michael Powell. Astor Pictures, 1960

Psycho. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Shamlet Productions. 1960

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