A selection of key writing on the horror genre was included to provide some background for the images on display.

We chose to highlight books by female authors; Carol Clover, Barbara Creed, and Julia Kristeva, as well as Newcastle's own Dr. of Horror - Peter Hutchings.

The official list of 39 banned videos - which, during the 1980s, became a shopping list for horror fans.

An introduction the the perverse delights of Italian horror.