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Black Horror: Dawn of a New Era

What scares us most on film

Illustration by Eb Ball

ToTo say that the horror genre is having a moment would be an understatement. Gone are the slasher films of the 80s, and thoughtful movie like Hereditary, Babadook, and A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night are taking center stage. Within this larger horror revival lives a renaissance of Black Horror. From Get Out to The First Purge, Black writers, producers and…




A new magazine from Roxane Gay offering some of the most interesting and thoughtful cultural criticism to be found on the Web. Our first quarterly is coming in June 2019. We value deep explorations, timelessness, and challenging conventional thinking without being cheap and lazy.

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Ashley Nkadi

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