SCREAM, QUEEN NAMED "TOP 25 OF 2020"
The documentary Scream, Queen!: My Nightmare on Elm Street has been named one of the Top 25 Films of 2019 by entertainment magazine Consequence of Sound. The film, by directors Roman Chimienti and Tyler Jensen, explores the curious queer afterlife of Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge (1985), considered by many to “the gayest horror film ever made.” In 2016, Dr. Scahill was interviewed and his Horror Cinema class filmed for inclusion in the documentary. Today, the do
PROF. SCAHILL DELIVERS "NIGHTS OF HORROR" KEYNOTE
For Halloween, Dr. Scahill was asked to deliver a keynote address as part of Nebraska Wesleyan University's innovative "Nights of Horror" event. Organizer Matthew Jarvis responded to the lack of university programming under COVID restrictions by inviting leading artists, authors, and scholars of the horror genre to deliver virtual lectures in their specialty. Dr. Scahill's lecture, "It Takes a Child to Raze a Village: On the Queerness of Monstrous Youth," expanded and updated