J-horror has everything: cursed video tapes, vengeful spirits, and crazed women wielding piano wire. But how do these tropes fit into the long tradition of folklore in Japan? What differentiates J-horror from Western horror? What are the J-horror must-sees? By the time you leave, maybe you’ll think twice before watching that unmarked VHS you find on the shelf…


Melissa Lazaro, Priscilla Pertica

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Friday, August 20
Room 103