Speakers

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Karen E. Macfarlane

Karen Macfarlane is Associate Professor in the Department of English at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax Nova Scotia, Canada. She has published on monsters in popular culture at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, most notably, “Zombies and the Viral Web” (Horror Studies 2018), “Here Be Monsters” (Text Matters 2016), “The Monstrous House of Gaga” (PopGoth 2012), and “Mummy Knows Best” (Horror Studies 2010). She has also published on contemporary politics and the Gothic, including “Market Value: American Horror Story’s Housing Crisis” (Neoliberal Gothic 2017).