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Why horror movies may be good for your health

Interview with Mathias Clasen about his horror research previously funded by IMC Seed Funding

2020.10.29 | Anne-Mette Pedersen

Photo: Getty Images

Watching horror movies can be a boon to one's metal health. Mathias Clasen explains the eerie reasons that's the case to the online magazine Salon.

Read the interview here.


Related research articles

Pandemic practice: Horror fans and morbidly curious individuals are more psychologically resilient during the COVID-19 pandemic (link)

Adrenaline junkies and white-knucklers: A quantitative study of fear management in haunted house visitors (link). Funded by IMC Seed Funding.


Mathias Clasen, Associate Professor
School of Communication and Culture - Dept. of English