In the 1992 documentary, The Art of Horror , Clive Barker makes an extraordinary claim. He says that when the new millennium begins and we look back to discover the images that shaped twentieth-century Western culture, among the most prevalent we will find Mickey Mouse, King Kong, Fay Wray, and Hollywood actor Boris Karloff as Frankenstein’s monster (Barker 1992).


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  1. 1.Department of Writing and LinguisticsGeorgia Southern UniversityStatesboroUSA

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