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Acknowledgments creation half I: great Enemies 1. “Blood-Thirsty Graybacks”: The colossal Othering of the Confederacy in Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter Robert A. Saunders 2. Cry “Havoc!” and permit Slip the Vampires of conflict Cynthia J. Miller three. Vampire Pilots and Industrialized struggle within the Bloody pink Baron A. Bowdoin Van Riper four. Nazis at the Moon! Nazis lower than the Polar Ice Cap! And different fresh Episodes within the unusual Cinematic Afterlife of the 3rd Reich James J. Ward half Ii: The useless do not leisure five. The Wages of struggle: Spectral youngsters within the Devil's spine Michael C. Reiff 6. Traversing the Afterlife delusion: The Haunted Soldier in Jacob's Ladder Thomas Robert Argiro 7. The Haunted Tank Paul O'Connor eight. (Re)Remembering the nice conflict in Deathwatch Marzena Sokolowska-Paryz nine. The U.N.dead: chilly struggle Ghosts in Carol for an additional Christmas Christina M. Knopf half Iii: Making Monsters 10. Pall within the kinfolk: Deathdream, condo, and the Vietnam struggle Christopher D. Stone eleven. Strategic
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35. Carroll, Philosophy of Horror, 196. 36. Byron and Stephanou, “Neoimperialism and the Apocalyptic Vampire,” a hundred ninety. The paragon of vampires, Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1897), was once in reality a slave grasp, attended to via a retinue of Gypsy slaves, whereas the “real” Dracula, the Wallachian ruler Vlad the Impaler, is mentioned to have introduced greater than 10,000 Romany slaves to his capital to be “tortured and accomplished for his leisure. ” Kenrick, 222. 37. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, directed via Timur Bekmambetov. 38. Jansson, “A Geography of Racism. ” 39. Ibid. , 266. forty. Dargis, “Slaying with Silver. ” forty-one. Jansson, “A Geography of Racism,” 272. forty two. Saunders, Darker Angels of Our Nature. forty three. Shapiro, “Ethics of stumble upon. ” forty four. Rai, “Identity and Its Monsters. ” forty five. Jansson, “A Geography of Racism,” 268. forty six. Higgs Strickland, Saracens, Demons, and Jews. forty seven. Sinex, “Monsterized Saracens. ” forty eight. The books, written via American writer Stephenie Meyer, have been released among 2005 and 2008; although, they have been tailored right into a sequence of movies starting in overdue 2008, hence leading to a spike in revenues. so far the sequence has offered over a hundred million copies. forty nine. Grahame-Smith, audio remark on Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. 50. Ibid. fifty one. Manning, Slavery and African existence. fifty two. Wallerstein, the fashionable World-System I. fifty three. Wright, Slavery and American financial improvement. fifty four. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. fifty five. Ibid. fifty six. Grossman, “Ax guy. ” fifty seven. Cushman, “Abe Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. ” fifty eight. Burton, “The South as ‘Other,’ the Southerner as ‘Stranger. ’” fifty nine. Sibielski, “Gendering the Monster Within,” 127. 60. Higson, “The suggestion of nationwide Cinema. ” sixty one. Dittmer, pop culture, Geopolitics, and id. sixty two. Gregory, Geographical Imaginations. sixty three. Dijkink, nationwide id and Geopolitical Visions. sixty four. Poole, Monsters in the USA, 23. sixty five. Bleiker, “Aesthetic Turn,” 515. sixty six. Stokes, “Abraham Lincoln and the Movies,” 224. 9781442251120_WEB. indb 20 6/8/15 6:11 AM “ B L O O D - T H I R S T Y G R A Y B A C okay S ” 21 sixty seven. Engert and Spencer, “International relatives on the Movies,” eighty five. sixty eight. See Dallek, “Barack Obama and Abraham Lincoln”; Hirschkorn, “The ObamaLincoln Parallel”; Malcolm, “Barack Obama and the Abraham Lincoln comparability. ” sixty nine. all through Obama’s first time period, Lincoln biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin (2006) made a case for his or her comparable “genius” in governing via a “team of rivals,” the name of her ebook upon which the Oscar-winning biopic Lincoln (2012) was once established. 70. Dittmer, pop culture, Geopolitics, and identification, 36. Bibliography Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. Directed via Timur Bekmambetov. 2012. la: twentieth Century Fox domestic leisure, 2012. DVD. Austen, Jane, and Seth Grahame-Smith. satisfaction and Prejudice and Zombies. Philadelphia: Quirk Books, 2009. Bleiker, Roland. “The Aesthetic flip in overseas Political idea. ” Millennium: magazine of foreign reports 30, no. three (2001): 509–33. Burton, Orville Vernon. “The South as ‘Other,’ the Southerner as ‘Stranger. ’” magazine of Southern heritage seventy nine, no. 1 (2013): 7–50.