Discourse Analysis and Horror Texts
Key Concepts in Discourse Analysis Series: Lecture 2 (Themes and Narratives)
This is the second in our Key Concepts in Discourse Analysis Series. Dr. Jem Tosh uses examples from horror films and television shows to explain themes and narratives in discourse analysis. They demonstrate through multiple examples what these concepts are and how to draw them out of texts. This is an introductory lecture for those new to the topic. (22+ mins)
Content Warning: This lecture contains discussion of violence, abuse in childhood, and s*xual abuse.