Review: Dahmer — Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story

Asha Hawkesworth
4 min readOct 25, 2022

The new Netflix series “Dahmer — Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story” is interestingly titled. Yes, it’s about Jeffrey Dahmer, but it’s also about everyone he affected. The ten-episode series features the rock that is Jeffrey Dahmer, but it goes into great detail about the ripples his splash created in people’s lives.

Many people aren’t interested in this show, assuming that it’s just a gore-fest of him killing his 17 known victims. If that were the case, it wouldn’t be worth watching. But it is worth watching, because this story says a lot…

Asha Hawkesworth

Writer, painter, cat fancier, troublemaker, democratic socialist, & antifascist.