women in horror - Grey Horror: what kills you makes you stronger

Schubart, R. (Guest lecturer)

Activity: Talks and presentationsGuest lectures, external teaching and course activities at other universities


The talk is about middle-age and old women in horror movies and horror television, and it discusses how stories change when they have middle age and old protagonists. It also adresses the relation between age and horror and narratives
Period25. May 2019
Held atUniversity of Tromsø, Norway
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • horror
  • feminism
  • gender
  • middle age
  • old age
  • ageism
  • women in horror
  • Halloween (2018)
  • The Walking Dead
  • Carol
  • Mastering Fear