“I Want to Know What Love Is”: Hellish and Heavenly Loves, from Dante to The Walking Dead
Our 2016 keynote is Dr. Kim Paffenroth, a distinguished professor of religious studies specializing in scholastic theology at Iona College. He is also a bestselling author of zombie fiction. He regularly speaks about the role of zombies, and the horror genre in general, in popular culture. His zombie fiction is known for being influenced by classic texts in the humanities.