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Ever found yourself in a battle for your literal survival? That's what we're unpacking in our 40th milestone episode of the Zombie Book Club. Strap on your snowshoes for a wild ride from harrowing tales of a snowpocalypse, to the everyday resilience needed to juggle a physically demanding job and a passion for podcasting. There's a raw authenticity…
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Unearth the sociopolitical depths of "Night of the Living Dead" in our latest podcast episode. Leah and Dan invite you to a riveting discussion on the iconic 1968 film and its 1990 remake, where we sift through the black and white terror and the vivid hues of zombie evolution. We're not just talking about undead brain-eaters; we delve into the huma…
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Ever found yourself laughing in the face of adversity, or perhaps disguising discomfort with a tough exterior? Our most recent heart-to-heart unravels the complex web of toxic masculinity, diving into how these cultural norms, from emotional suppression to enforced stoicism, wreak havoc on mental health just as fiercely as a zombie apocalypse would…
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Hold on to your baguettes, because we're dissecting "Daryl Dixon", where we follow Daryl from The Walking Dead as he stumbles into zombified France in his own spin off. We're peeling back the layers of character development and questioning whether the series is losing its human touch amidst the gore, and pondering if the latest spin-off is more fam…
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Ever faced down the wild, colorful haired monster that is an internet troll? Prepare yourself for a direct confrontation with the Troll epidemic! Hoist the mainsail as we navigate the treacherous seas of gender misconceptions, drop anchor to challenge stereotypes and unravel media misrepresentation, discussing the myths surrounding gender-affirming…
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Join us as we delve into "Planet Dead," a thrilling exploration of a post-apocalyptic world that masterfully blends dark comedy with the stark realities of survival, featuring formidable Black heroines and unforgettable clown cannibals. Sylvester gives us insight into the inspirations behind this gripping tale, including the societal reflections th…
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In this thrilling episode of the Zombie Book Club, hosts Dan and Leah take a nostalgic trip back to 2003 to revisit "28 Days Later," the film that redefined the zombie genre for both of them. As they lament the current impossibility of screening the movie due to Sony's rights acquisition for the upcoming sequel, "28 Years Later," they also celebrat…
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Welcome back to the Zombie Book Club, where your hosts, Dan and Leah, take a deep dive into the curious and potentially groundbreaking concept of Zombiechosis. This episode, we're stepping away from our usual undead narratives to explore a mental health phenomenon that's yet to be recognized in the DSM but feels eerily familiar to our modern lives.…
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"Cargo" delivers a post-apocalyptic journey set in the desolate landscapes of Australia, where Andy, a father infected by a pandemic virus turning humans into zombies, races against time to secure a future for his infant daughter, Rosie. After the tragic demise of his wife, Kay, Andy and Rosie navigate the perils of the Australian outback, encounte…
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Strap in for an offbeat adventure with us, Dan and Leah, as we navigate the peculiar crossroads of zombie obsessions and real-world quandaries. We wrestle with resume woes and career switcheroos, all while pondering the unyielding grip of the undead on our collective imagination. Welcome to our eclectic universe, where the day-to-day grind meets th…
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Get ready to march into the macabre with our discussion on CONPLAN 8888 – the Army's zombie apocalypse battle plan that's more than just a punchline. Dan and Leah, your battle-hardened hosts, sift through the pages of the U.S. Army's most bizarre contingency with wit and wisdom, SO MUCH WISDOM. We're not just talking about the walking dead; we're a…
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Ever wonder how a zombie apocalypse would treat those with disabilities? Or what the barking of dogs might add to the quality of a podcast? Grab your headphones and join us as we navigate ableism in the zombie apocalypse. We discuss the unexpected potential of clay cats as currency in the apocalypse and the portrayal of people with disabilities in …
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Ever feel like the world’s taking a turn for the apocalyptic, and all you can do is laugh—or maybe raise a katana like Tilda Swinton's enigmatic Zelda Winston? That's the vibe we're catching in our latest chat about "The Dead Don't Die," where the dry wit and consumerist zombies of this eccentric flick have us talking. From the star-studded cast's …
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Join hosts Dan and Leah as they introduce the "Casual Dead"; the Podcast within the podcast within the book club. Dan shares his recent social media misadventure, a thread that spiraled into a chaotic debate, and contemplates a career shift to social media management. Leah, on the other hand, talks about her artistic escapades, from crafting clay m…
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2023 is officially over, and what a wild ride it's been! Celebrate with us as we mark a year of thrilling reads and apocalyptic scenarios, all while navigating the juggernaut of daily life and personal battles. From the literary feast of 'The Girl with All the Gifts' to the gritty survival in 'Plague of the Dead' we've traversed the spectrum of und…
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Have you ever pondered the thin line separating human from alien, or grappled with the notion that our primal instincts might override societal norms? Tune in as we journey through Octavia Butler's "Clay's Ark," a poignant and harrowing tale that compels us to confront such unsettling questions. With a trigger warning firmly in place, we launch int…
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In this episode of Zombie Book Club, we delve into the CDC's ingenious strategy for public health communication: a comic book about zombie apocalypse as a metaphor for real-world disasters. We discuss how this approach not only captivated global audiences but also effectively raised awareness about emergency preparedness. From examining the comic's…
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Get ready to embark on a whirlwind journey through the captivating world of the Netflix series, "Kingdom." Dare to venture into the realm of the undead as we unpack the historical Korean zombie series. We promise you a mind-bending exploration of power, leadership, and fear of the unknown in a world gone rogue - a world where the dead rise, and the…
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2004 Dawn of the Dead - Unearthing a Zombie Classic In this episode, join us as we dive into the 2004 remake of "Dawn of the Dead," directed by Zack Snyder. We dissect the story of Ana, a nurse navigating a nightmarish, zombie-ridden world, and her encounters with a diverse group of survivors in a shopping mall. As they fend off hordes of fast, agg…
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Would you rather fight one horse-sized zombie or 100 duck-sized zombies? Well, get ready for our zombie game show inspired by Hollywood Squares and Snatch Game. This episode of Zombie Book Club is a hilarious rollercoaster ride into the world of zombie apocalypses. We have on board with us Laurie Calcaterra, martial arts master and writer-creator o…
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This week on Zombie Book Club, our journey kicks off with "The Girl With All The Gifts" by M.R. Carey. An intriguing zombie novel that dishes up a dangerous fungus and a diverse cast of characters. We dissect the two types of zombies in the book and how they challenge our understanding of what it means to be human. We compare and contrast the book …
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Can you imagine fighting zombies in an amusement park? Or how about surviving a zombie apocalypse with nothing more than a butterfly net or potato gun? Our 19th episode explores these wild scenarios and more as we dive into the wonderfully chaotic world of the Korean reality show, Zombieverse. We dissect everything from the characters' hilarious in…
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This week, we're sinking our teeth into the French horror film, "The Night Eats the World." Directed by Dominique Rocher Based on the novel "La nuit a dévoré le monde" by Pit Agarmen. It had us unpacking SILENT fast running zombies, isolation, and the cathartic role of music in a post-apocalyptic world. We also talk about the real-life horrors of t…
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In this episode we take a look through the creative lens of our guest, Brandon Starocci, writer of the zombie apocalypse comic Avalon. Join us as he navigates us through an array of riveting topics, ranging from his inspiration behind Avalon, societal responses during a zombie outbreak, to the critical role of family dynamics in his narratives. Bra…
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This episode is all about Dan's path as a writer. We're going to take you on a journey that involves new audio equipment, a swampy lawn, and doubling down on mistakes to make even bigger mistakes. Leah even pens a poem about Dan's forthcoming zombie apocalypse novel, so buckle up! We'll also be exploring my journey to become a writer. My discovery …
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Put on your best British accent and take a wild ride with us through the bizarre and hilarious world of Seth Graham's "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies". This is no ordinary book club, as we dissect this peculiar blend of Jane Austen's classic romance and gruesome zombie apocalypse. Ever struggled to finish your book club reading due to a hectic sch…
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We dove deep into the HBO series, The Last of Us. Join us, Leah and Dan, as we discuss the compelling narrative of this show and the unique science behind the cordyceps fungus, a real-life creature that controls its host's body. Being an Xbox diehard, this was Dan and Leah's first time experiencing the story, making for some lively debate and discu…
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Ever wondered what the super-rich are doing with their wealth to ensure their survival in a potential dystopian future? Buckle up as we, your hosts Dan and Leah, leave no stone unturned to reveal the fascinating world of billionaire bunkers and luxury apocalypse preparation. We'll explore the irony and hilarity in the ultra-rich gearing up for an a…
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What can we learn from baby animals to survive the zombie apocalypse? In this fascinating conversation, we uncover the extraordinary survival skills of various animals like octopuses, orangutans, beavers, and elephants, and discuss how we can apply their creativity, adaptability, and resilience to enhance our own chances of survival. Join us as we …
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What happens when the undead take over a speeding train, and how can a father-daughter relationship survive the apocalypse? That's what we'll explore in our thrilling discussion of the Korean zombie movie, "Train to Busan." Get ready for a wild ride as we talk about the heart-wrenching bonds between characters, the theme of altruism versus selfishn…
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Wondering how the World War Z movie stacks up against the book? Tune into our Zombie Book Club podcast's 10th episode for a deep dive into the action-packed journey, the highly-motivated zombies, and the implications of the white savior trope. We also discuss our favorite stories from the book and rate it, awarding Zeds! Join us as we touch on othe…
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As long-time fans of The Walking Dead, Dan and Leah have some things to say about the final season. Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find out podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find our podcast! https://linktr.ee/zom…
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We sit down with Joshua Grant also known as Diabolic Shrimp, author of the mind bending multiverse scifi zombie apocalypse comic "Another Zombie Apocalypse". Joshua is an insanely fascinating person, and his writing follows suit. Another Zombie Apocalypse: https://a.co/d/f6mjp5v Joshua Grants website: https://diabolicshrimp.com/ Follow our linktree…
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In this episode we dive into the highly scientific science of astrology to find out if our astrological signs would help us to survive the zombie apocalypse. We also take a look to see if The Walking Dead actors signs align with the characters they play. Link to the article ---> https://collective.world/what-would-happen-to-you-in-the-zombie-apocal…
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Dan and Leah have $100 to buy everything they need to survive a week in a zombie wasteland. Who does it better? Dan's list: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/Q72QG95T34W5?ref_=wl_share Leah's list: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/2LEVB2GGT72C5?ref_=wl_share Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can fi…
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Leah and Dan discuss the Zombie novel "Plague of the Dead" by Z.A. Recht, a story about a military unit dealing with a global zombie outbreak. Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find out podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you …
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Dan and Leah find out what kind of zombie they will become in the apocalypse using the most scientific approach possible, a buzzfeed quiz! Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find out podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can …
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Today on Zombie Book Club, Dan and Leah discuss one of Dans all time favorite TTRPG'S, All Flesh Must Be Eaten! Afmbe is a taple top role playing game that puts you in the shoes of a survivor of a zombie apocalypse, assuming ANY OF YOUR FRIENDS WILL PLAY WITH YOU. Its a game that is built on the Unisystem. If you would like a more in depth look at …
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Leah and Dan talk about the 2004 critically acclaimed smash hit 'Shaun of the Dead'. Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find out podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find our podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Zom…
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Leah and Dan talk about the zombie book club, what it is, how it started and why they want to do it. Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find out podcast! https://linktr.ee/zombiebookclub Follow our linktree for social media links, and links to all the places you can find our podcast! https://linktr.ee/zo…
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Ever imagined yourself in the middle of a zombie apocalypse toying with survival gear? Or ever pondered what Pride and Prejudice would be like if the Bennet sisters had their own energy drink brand called "Extreme Tea"? These are exactly the kind of eccentric discussions you can look forward to as we, Dan and Leah, navigate the exciting world of zo…
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