A Companion to Popular Culture

by Gary Burns

Publisher: Wiley

Series: Blackwell Companions in Cultural Studies

Publication Date: March 23, 2016

ISBN: 9781118883334

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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A Companion to Popular Culture is a landmark survey of contemporary research in popular culture studies that offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to the field.

  • Includes over two dozen essays covering the spectrum of popular culture studies from food to folklore and from TV to technology
  • Features contributions from established and up-and-coming scholars from a range of disciplines
  • Offers a detailed history of the study of popular culture
  • Balances new perspectives on the politics of culture with in-depth analysis of topics at the forefront of popular culture studies