Michael Colbert

Profile Photo

Michael Colbert is an MFA student at UNC Wilmington, where he’s working on a novel-in-stories about bisexual love, loss, and hauntings. He writes a column on horror films for No Contact, and his writing appears in Electric Literature, Gulf Coast, and Atlas Obscura, among others.


Cover Photo: A photograph of the actress Emma Roberts playing the role of Madison Montgomery in American Horror Story: Coven. Roberts is blonde and wearing black sunglasses and a black dress. She holds a lit cigarette between her fingers.
Lessons On Camp and Queerness from ‘American Horror Story’

Madison Montgomery never stops performing. She is at once person and persona.

Nov 04, 2021