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Here's Johnny!

Apr 22, 2019

We are so happy to bring to our audience this long-form interview with Ashlee Blackwell, founder of Graveyard Shift Sisters and writer/producer of Shudder's amazing documentary "Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror". We cover A LOT in the interview, taking a look at representation in horror classics from "Night of the Living Dead", "Blacula", "The Shining" and of course, the works of Jordan Peele. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the interview!!

1:40 - Get to Know Ashlee
28:00 - Genesis of "Horror Noire"
36:35 - "Night of the Living Dead" (1968)
44:00 - "Blacula" (1972)
52:20 - "Candyman" (1992)
62:40 - Fear of Atomic Age vs Fear of the Other
67:50 - 'Blacks Die First'
89:50 - "Tales from the Hood" (1995)
96:00 - Jordan Peele
137:10 - Closing