By Toni Pressley-Sanon
This ebook demands a rethinking of zombies in a sociopolitical context during the exam of a number of movies, together with White Zombie (1932), The Love Wanga (1935), I Walked with a Zombie (1943) and The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988). A 21st-century movie from Haiti, Zombi candidat à l. a. présidence ... ou les amours d’un zombi, can be examined.
A studying of Heading South (2005), a movie concerning the lady vacationer within the Caribbean, explores zombification as a consumptive procedure pushed via capitalism.
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Zombifying a Nation: Race, Gender and the Haitian Loas on Screen (Contributions to Zombie Studies) by Toni Pressley-Sanon