The Power of Possession (7.1)

By Virginia Warner – Indiana University

WARNING: This video contains scenes from horror films that include graphic images.

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The Power of Possession is a short video essay analyzing the recurring narrative of exorcism films. It focuses specifically on the ways the genre uses gender roles and possession to touch on particular societal narratives.

Response 1: Matt King
Response 2: Stephanie Delph
Student Reflection: Virginia Warner (coming soon)
Instructor Reflection: John Arthos

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