In Episode 3, Dr. McCrystal discusses Freddy Krueger from
the A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise. This
segment provides an analysis about how monstrosity is created and
fueled, what kind of monster Freddy is, and where he is
About the Podcast
In Villains 101, Dr. Erica McCrystal welcomes you to an audio lecture hall where you will discover the history behind some of the greatest villains of literature and media. Dr. McCrystal discusses different critical perspectives and interpretations of a new villain in each episode. She also looks at the ways in which the villain has been adapted, as each adaptation helps build a better understanding of the character.