At home with horror? Terror on the small screen

27th – 28th October 2017, The University of Kent



At Home with Horror is a conference at The University of Kent that seeks to engage with horror on the small screen and reflect specifically upon developments in the genre and medium. The conference hopes to ask questions and illuminate key areas of aesthetics, serialisation and industrial practices in relation to TV horror history and contemporary output.

The deadline for abstracts is 30th June 2017.

At Home with Horror is organised as part of the Melodrama Research Group ( and supported by the Centre for Film and Media Research ( at the University of Kent.

Organisers: Katerina Flint-Nicol and Ann-Marie Fleming.

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