Virtual ProgramWednesday, October 20

37-02 Folklore in Film and Television

10/18/21 Withdrawal: Meagan Oltman


Wednesday, October 20, 7:00 pm–8:30 pm

  session will be recorded and available for later viewing online


Chair: Jared L. Schmidt (Tillamook Bay Community College)

7:00 pm
True Detective: Bringing Back the 1980s Satanic Panic
Meagan  Oltman (Utah State University)

7:15 pm
“They Say a Jewish Demon Has Possessed the Groom”: Folklore and the Folkloresque in the Film Demon
Allison Cate Stewart (Western Kentucky University)

7:45 pm
“Until the Mockingjay Sings”: Music as Rebellion in The Hunger Games Series
Marcie Panutsos Rovan (Wilmington College)

8:00 pm
Bela “Dracula” Lugosi’s Cape: Preserving, Perpetuating, and Popularizing a Cinematic and Family Heirloom
Jared L. Schmidt (Tillamook Bay Community College)

Assembled Panel