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About meI teach film and media studies at Northwestern University and am the author of "Haunted Media: Electronic Presence from Telegraphy to Television." I've also edited a book on exploitation/sleaze cinema titled "Sleaze Artists: Cinema at the Margins of Taste, Style, and Financing."

About my libraryParanormal, sleaze, true crime, Victorian, theory, television, cinema, etc.

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Real nameJeffrey Sconce

LocationChicago, Illinois

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Member sinceMay 8, 2009

Currently readingThe Spoils of Poynton (Penguin Classics) by Henry James

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