From vampires to werewolves to zombies to knife, axe and chain saw wielding slashers, horror movies have been scaring audiences ever since motion pictures came on to the scene - and today more so than ever before. Horror writer and CU-Boulder English Professor Stephan Graham Jones explains why we love this genre so much.
Not just anyone can vividly trace a thread weaving through a zebra’s stripes, a partly crumbling brick wall, a Jackson Pollock painting, a Mozart piano sonata, Dr. Seuss’ “Fox in Socks,” Gwendolyn Brooks’ “We Real Cool,” and even a rap duet by Mos Def and Slick Rick.
CU-Boulder’s Adam Bradley can, and the students along for his literary road trip seem to relish the ride. That’s the point.
CU-Boulder business student Ben Buie talks about the Graduate Entrepreneurs Association (GEA), a group of like-minded students affiliated with both the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship and the local business community.