Home Media & Culture Film & TV The history of zombies: Where did the phenomenon begin?

The history of zombies: Where did the phenomenon begin?

  • 40
    Shares

They date back to the 17th century and are rooted in the institution of slavery. Fox News sat down with Tim Seeley, author of the “Revival” zombie-themed comic book series, to discuss the history of the undead.

Zombies aren’t just a ‘Walking Dead’ phenomenon.

zombie is a fictional undead being created through the reanimation of a human corpse. Zombies are most commonly found in horror and fantasy genre works.