A fascinating read for anyone from general readers to hardcore fans and scholars, this encyclopedia covers virtually every aspect of the zombie as cultural phenomenon, including film, literature, folklore, music, video games, and events.
Khensa, a girl from the slums, is one of the last of a dying breed. Farro blood courses through her veins and for it she has suffered countless atrocities. Orphaned, kidnapped, imprisoned, and tortured, she endures without knowing if it shall ever end. For eleven months she endures…Enter Bomani, her unintentional savior. Sent by his father to…
• Provides comprehensive coverage of topics about or relating to zombies in film, literature, folklore, and popular culture
• Features work from contributors who are dedicated scholars, authors, or fans in the zombie genre of work
• Supplies dates with all names and works to give readers a sense of the historical context and evolution of zombie lore
• Includes concept entries—for example, comedy, free will, and weapons—that place works in a logical, thematic context