The Materialists

Face Of Terror: Halloween Edition

October 29, 2019

The Materialists are….

Becky O’Sullivan (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN West Central Region)

Nigel Rudolph (Public Archaeology Coordinator, FPAN Central Region)

For more info on FPAN please visit http://fpan.us/

We would like to thank….

The Florida Public Archaeology Network, The University of South Florida - Department of Anthropology, and The Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological State Park. For more info on USF Anthro Department please visit their website at https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/departments/anthropology/ For More info about the Crystal River Archaeological State Park please visit their website at https://www.floridastateparks.org/parks-and-trails/crystal-river-archaeological-state-park

Thank you to the band Have Gun, Will Travel for the use of their song Silver and the Age of Opulence for our intro music. For more information on HGWT please visit their website at http://hgwtmusic.com/

For questions or concerns about the podcast please email us at the materialistspodcast@gmail.com

Episode 9: Face of Terror: Halloween Editon

Halloween material culture! Spooky masks, scary dolls, and so much more.

Interview with John Carpenter – Exerpt taken from: WOW Presents Clips: John Carpenter talks Halloween. Check it out at https://youtu.be/1K_y1TWBOvs

Rubber (Realitism Films. 2011) Written and directed by: Quentin Dupieux.  http://www.magnetreleasing.com/rubber/

If you’re interested in the academic side of horror movies, join Horror Movies SIG Facebook Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/1016017738478452/

Robert The Doll. For more info on this interesting piece of material culture: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_(doll)

For more information on the “Uncanny Valley” visit https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/why-uncanny-valley-human-look-alikes-put-us-on-edge/ or https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/wj4ngb/this-is-why-we-think-dolls-are-creepyutm_sourcetonicfbus

History of Jack-O-lanterns: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/turnip-jack-o-lanterns-are-the-root-of-all-evil

To read the horror movie killer masks article, visit: https://www.livescience.com/3323-hollywood-serial-slashers-wear-masks.html

He's Back (The Man Behind The Mask) Artist: Alice Cooper, written: Alice Cooper, Tom Kelly, Kane Roberts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUr4bV4u3N8

Somebody's Watching Me. Music video by Rockwell (chorus by Michael and Jermaine Jackson) 1984.. (C) 2004 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7YvAYIJSSZY

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