A zombie is a fictional undead being created through the reanimation of a human
corpse. ... The English word "zombie" is first recorded in 1819, in a history of
Brazil by the poet Robert S...
Oct 28, 2015 ... But the zombie myth is far older and more rooted in history than the blinkered arc
of American pop culture suggests. It first appeared in Haiti in ...
Dec 15, 2013 ... While there's a long history and fascination with animated corpses in American
literature and cinema, zombies aren't originally a product of the ...
Apr 25, 2013 ... It seems as though zombies are coming increasingly more popular in pop culture
as time goes on. Countless movies, books, video games, and ...
Oct 31, 2012 ... The zombie is a complicated myth that's about as old as history but has really
picked up in popularity lately. From government agencies putting ...
Oct 10, 2012 ... Zombies are real — in the minds of believers in voodoo and witchcraft. ...
historian Robert Southey mentioned it in his book "History of Brazil.
As most of us are aware, a zombie is a corpse without a soul which people
believe has been brought back to life by witchcraft or other supernatural means.
Oct 24, 2013 ... In more recent times, this idea has spawned zombie apocalypse cults and a .... (
Thomas previously wrote about the history of the zombie) .
The origins of the Zombie and the history of Voodoo.
Zombie expert Max Brooks explains humanity's oldest struggle. ... anyone out
there have a global view of how profoundly the undead have influenced history?