Andrew teaches literature and creative writing at Monash University Malaysia, but has a penchant for horror narratives. His primary research in the area of Gothic studies has encouraged a lateral approach in reading and theorising literature. He pursued an education degree for his undergraduate studies, and a Master in English Literature, both at University of Malaya, before continuing with his doctorate studies (literature) at University of Western Australia. He joined Monash University in 2003.
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Boo! Did I scare you, did I scare you?
The horror and slasher movie genres have experienced a resurgence, the latest offering being a remake of Halloween, but why is it that we enjoy being scared so much?