Horror’s Ongoing Reckoning: The Final Girl Seizes Control of Her Story

Who is the Final Girl? Why does she matter? And where does her story go after she survives the events that make her into the Final Girl? In other words, what happens after the Final Girl kills the slasher? For a long time, the answer has been simple, and brutal: she’s either swiftly dispatched in … Continue reading Horror’s Ongoing Reckoning: The Final Girl Seizes Control of Her Story