Posts Tagged ‘zombies’
Actor John Amplas (George A. Romero’s MARTIN + DAY OF THE DEAD): THE FREAK POWER TICKET Interview (Part One: November 9)
John Amplas filmography (courtesy image). - CLICK TO ENLARGE Just days before Halloween, Ted Coe, creator of music-and-cultural arts program “The Freak Power Ticket,” conducted a lengthy interview with John Amplas, the Pittsburgh-based actor and educator closely associated with writer, director, and editor George A. Romero. Amplas served [...]
ZOMBIE OUTBREAK (Part 1): Undead Cinema Recap + DEAD RUN 805 Interview (Podcast) from THE FREAK POWER TICKET
In honor of the Halloween season, the Monday, October 21st edition of "The Freak Power Ticket" was the first of a two part reflection on the contemporary popularity of zombie narratives in cinema and television (and literature too, to a lesser extent). Silicone mask from The House of Magic's Presentation of Dead Run 805. Producer/host Ted [...]
Zombie 101 with Eric Hamako (“Zombie Orientals Ate My Brain”): “The Freak Power Ticket” PODCAST + more!
On February 16th, 2010, Eric Hamako, a doctoral candidate in the Social Justice Education Program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, gave a talk for the UCSB MultiCultural Center's Race Matters Series. Entitled, "Zombie Orientals Ate My Brain: Anti-Arab & Anti-Asian Themes in Zombie Film & Fiction," Hamako's work argues that [...]