Wednesday, November 11, 2015

When Monsters Run Free- A Blog Post By Michael R. Collings/ Collings Notes

"Cash uses this setting and the generally metaphorical nature of horror creatures to make some penetrating comments about contemporary life and problems. It is not a far reach to see behind the zombies the images of refugees and immigrants, torn from their normal lives and compelled to live in fenced-in camps lest, by their very numbers, they threaten to overrun cities and states. Nor is it a far reach to see the werewolves and vampires as suggesting any number of isolated groups that have been ostracized from society and constrained to keep essential parts of themselves secret."

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