Monday, December 02, 2019

Northern Lights: Film & Media Studies Yearbook 17.1 is now available

Intellect is pleased to announce that Northern Lights 17.1 is now available!


Special Issue: ‘Horrific Bodies: Surveillance, Screens and Screams’


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Aims & Scope


Northern Lights is a peer-reviewed international publication dedicated to studies of film and media. The yearbook is a meeting place for Nordic, European and global perspectives on film and media. The editors stress the importance of interdisciplinary research and welcome contributions on both old and new media.


Issue 17




Northern Lights: Film & Media Studies Yearbook 2019: ‘Horrific Bodies: Surveillance, Screens and Screams’ 

Susan Flynn and Antonia Mackay 




Supernatural surveillance and blood-borne disease in Bram Stoker’s Dracula: Reflections on mesmerism and HIV 

Fran Pheasant-Kelly


The flesh of the film: The camera as a body in neo-horror mockumentary and beyond 

Bruno Surace


Hell house or something more? Horror, abjection and mental illness 

Zachary Sheldon


The science fiction horror: Alien, George R. R. Martin’s Nightflyers and the surveillance of women 

Melanie A. Marotta


The house of pain and the insect politician: Surveillance and the body in The Fly and The Island of Dr. Moreau 

Austin Riede


Dead but not gone: Female body, surveillance and serial-killing in Alfred Hitchcock’s Frenzy

Subarna Mondal


Horror body as a bodily manifestation of visibility: 87 ore by Costanza Quatriglio 

Laura Cesaro