I had to pick up some books for my thesis and I wound up digging deep into my library’s film and literary criticism section despite the fact that I only needed ONE book from that section.
Here are the books I took out today, maybe you’ll find something you like!
- J-Horror: The Definitive Guide to The Ring, The Grudge, and Beyond by David Kalat
- Monsters in the Closet: Homosexuality and the Horror Film by Harry M. Benshoff
- Boys Love Manga and Beyond: History, Culture, and Community in Japan edited by Mark McLelland, Kazumi Nagaike, Katsuhiko Suganuma, and James Welker
- Supervillains and Philosophy edited by Ben Dyer
- Good Girls & Wicked Witches: Women in Disney’s Feature Animation by Amy M. Davis
- Vader, Voldemort, and Other Villains: Essays on Evil in Popular Media edited by Jamey Heit
- The Thrill of Repulsion: Excursions into Horror Culture by William Burns
- Batman Death of the Family by Greg Capullo and Scott Snyder
- Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller, Klaus Janson, and Lynn Varley
- Batman: Harley Quinn by Paul Dini, Yvel Guichet, Aaron Sowd, Don Kramer, Wayne Faucher, Joe Quinones, and Neil Googe
- Batman: The Long Halloween by Jeph Loeb and Tim Sale
- Judge Dredd: The Complete Case Files 02 by John Wagner, Pat Mills, and Brian Bolland
- The Killing Joke by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland