Lisa Morton

Author, Screenwriter, Halloween Expert…what's next?

Archive for the ‘Non-Fiction’ Category

Savage Detours: The Life and Work of Ann Savage, published by McFarland in March 2010. This is the first book-length study of the career and life of Ann Savage, whose performance in Detour earned her a place in Time Magazine‚Äôs list of the top 10 greatest movie villains. The biography covers her abused childhood and  [ Read More ]

Categories: Film Bios

The Halloween Encyclopedia 2nd Edition, published by McFarland in Spring 2011. Now updated to 2010, this second edition includes more than 50 new entries, covering subjects ranging from Folk Art to African American legends. Many existing entries have been expanded and revised, with new entries (“Chronology of Halloween” and “Halloween in Literature and the Arts”)  [ Read More ]

Categories: Halloween