Kendall Phillips – Kolchak and the History of Horror
Kendall Phillips joins us to discuss his new book on the influential 1970s horror TV show Kolchak: The Night Stalker, as well as the history of horror and why it is so popular.
Kendall Phillips is a Bram Stoker-nominated author who writes about horror in popular culture. He is a professor of communication and rhetorical studies at Syracuse University where he teaches about horror, public memory, and popular cinema. He also hosts Pop Life, a pop culture podcast produced by WAER and released through National Public Radio.
All music by The Rentals from The Midnight Society Soundtrack.