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“‘This is my design’: Transgression and Possession by Hannibal’s Cannibals,” by plain-flavored-english

[Note: You guys said you were interested, so here goes! This is a little different from my previous metas. It started as a paper I wrote for an MA class … Continue reading

July 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

“The Lion in the Room – Predatory Discourse in NBC’s Hannibal,” by Kirsty Worrow

In Hannibal, a frequent technique utilised by the writers is the use of metaphor, particularly relating to animals. These devices build and develop our understanding of characterisation and shifting inter-character dynamics. … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · 3 Comments

“#Hannibal Did This… and So Should Everyone Else,” by storyalchemy

We already discussed how NBC’s Hannibal has its finger on the pulse of fandom, especially regarding how to use fandom to generate buzz while keeping everyone happy. But now the Hannibal social media team … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

“Psychiatrists; Somnambulists: The Influence of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari On Brian Fuller’s Hannibal,” by meejaleibling

Following the end of season 2, Hannibal show runner Bryan Fuller described his approach to the source material as being a …“mash-up of Thomas Harris’ DJ instinct”. I guess he means that … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Will Graham Takes the Beltway: Geography in Hannibal,” by dignityisforotherpeople

I was thinking recently about how different Hannibal would be if it were set in the “real world.” Let me lay some bullet points on you: The show is set in the … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

“Hannibal Lecter and the Subversion of the Male Gaze,” by tenebrica

Curator’s Note: We continue our three-post series of meta organized around Laura Mulvey’s 1975 essay, “Visual Pleasure and Narrative Cinema” with tenebrica’s look at how Mulvey’s notion of the cinematic ‘gaze’ … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · 4 Comments