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Horror fiction - Wikipedia

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One of the defining traits of the genre of horror is that it provokes a response; emotional, psychological or physical, within readers ...

5 Elements of a Good Horror Story - C.M.HUMPHRIES

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Aug 12, 2012 ... Some people think they know what makes a great horror story, but they really don 't. If you're anything like me, you've been hyped up by a ...

Core Elements of a Horror Story | The Sarcastic Muse

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Nov 5, 2014 ... If a story does not elicit fear in a reader, then it cannot fall into the horror genre. Fear is the element that sets apart horror from other genres ...

What are the literary elements of horror? | Reference.com

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Some of the literary elements of horror include mood, foreshadowing, surprise, suspense, mystery and humor. Horror stories can also use allegory and serve as  ...

Elements of horror genre - SlideShare

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Feb 19, 2011 ... Elements of horror genre<br /> Iconography<br />These are imagery or symbols which occurs in horror genre or Props such as knife, chainsaw ...

Genre: Horror - The Script Lab

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Horror film is a genre that aims to create a sense of fear, panic, alarm, and dread for the audience. These films are often unsettling and rely on scaring the ...

Horror Writers Association - What is Horror Fiction?

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In his 1982 anthology Prime Evil, author Douglas Winter stated, "Horror is not a genre, like the mystery or science fiction or the western. It is not a kind of fiction, ...

The Horror! The Horror! - The New York Times

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Oct 23, 2008 ... In this lesson, students identify the conventions of the horror genre and ... What characteristics of the horror genre do you notice in these clips?

The Genre of Horror - American International Journal of ...

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The study deals with the genre of horror, outlining it and describing the dominant ... Key words: genre, subgenre, horror, dread, short story, novel, film, writer, ...

The Top Ten Things That Make Horror Movies Scary | Psychology ...

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Oct 21, 2014 ... Horror movies play to our greatest fears and phobias. Which elements of horror movies scare us and why?