Month: December 2014


Zombies and Human Purpose


Zombies haunt the boundaries of a culture that believes that humanity has no ultimate purpose.  A manufactured object obviously has a purpose that was built into it by its designers, but a lot of people  do not believe this is true for human beings. A comment on TED in response...

Let’s Get More Than Physical


The cure for zombies is in the book Warm Bodies.  (Read more here.) At least the first step.  One of the causes of the zombie infestation is our fear that humanity might be nothing more than atoms in motion.  The zombie is an embodiment of that fear.  If all I am is stuff,...

Partial Bibliography of Zombie Resources


Alsford, Mike. Heroes and Villains. London: Darton, 2006. Print. Asma, Stephen T. On Monsters: An Unnatural History of our Worst Fears. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 20009. Print. Bishop, Kyle William. American Zombie Gothic: The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Walking Dead in Popular Culture. Jefferson: McFarland, 2010. Print....