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Virtual Library Book Displays

Check out our virtual book displays curated by student employees and librarians.

Halloween Vibes~

October is a time for spooky horror movies and dressing up in costumes, but there are some underlying traditions and elements within these activities that we can grow from. In this virtual library display, we will be exploring the role of race as it is reflected in horror cinema.

Come check it out! Listen to a podcast or two on the topic, check out a few tracks librarian Adrianna Martinez has picked out to get the spooky vibes going, and watch a scary movie while live texting the homies.

 

Thank you for stopping by to check it out. Wishing you candy, and hot cocoa on this Halloween!

 

-Adrianna

Film Recommendations!

Movie Poster For the Original

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

Check out a round table discussion with director George Romero, and the film's other creators here!

By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53245463

Get Out (2017)

Check out this interview from NPR with the director Jordan Peele here!

A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night (2014)

Check out an interview VICE did with the director and star of the film here!

Check out an interview conducted via the Hammer Museum here!

Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2014)

Check out an interview with the director and main actress here!

Movie poster for Antebellum (2020)

Antebellum (2020)

Check out an interview with the cast of the film on Entertainment Weekly here!

Track Recommendations!

Reflection Time!

Check out the books + movies recommended in this virtual book display for a spooky and meaningful Halloween!