Abstract

This paper explores the connections among the increasing popularity of Zombie and Vampire films, and the current economic crisis, multi-national corporate abuses, over-consumption, consumerism, and environmental degradation and their effects on adult learners.

Keywords

popular culture, horror, critical pedagogy, zombies, consumerism

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Vampires and Zombies as Critical Public Pedagogy: Using Horror for Critical Adult Education and HRD Instruction

This paper explores the connections among the increasing popularity of Zombie and Vampire films, and the current economic crisis, multi-national corporate abuses, over-consumption, consumerism, and environmental degradation and their effects on adult learners.