Human, but not human; dead, but not dead. Abandoning all civilised behaviour as they descend below the level of animals. The Arabic ghuls, the Wendigo of Algonquian myth, the draugar of Norse legend and, from Haiti, the zombi.
Stories about zombies are stories about humans. We project our fears onto them, fears about how fragile our civilisation might be and what would... [click here for more]