Fulford's strategy of expressing contempt for serious studies of popular culture
on the one hand while writing about popular culture
seriously on the other isn't so different from the position of popular culture
in the humanities and social sciences today.
The essays in the second section, "Institutional Perspectives on Religion and Popular Culture
," present various religious perspectives on the media.
From the vantage point of the present," writes Schechter, "when the latest state-of-the-art entertainments seem to offer unprecedented levels of stimulation and lifelike gore--yesterday's popular culture
always seems innocent and quaint.
Appropiations of African American images in African popular culture
I developed my work on popular culture
, in part, as a refuge from the complexities of Shakespeare studies almost as soon as I began to understand them.
Those circumstances, she tells us, are unfailingly associated with war, and a myriad of films and popular culture
texts dating back to the Spanish-American War show this association.
She questions the validity of the portrayal in popular culture
However, despite the benefits of using popular culture
to engage students in literacy studies, some teachers may be reluctant to use this approach (Kamil, Pearson, Moje, & Afflerbach, 2011; Morrell, 2002).
American popular culture
emerged at the time of President Andrew Jackson.
The central thread that binds the 14 essays is a commitment to the understanding that fashion plays a unique role in popular culture
, and that popular culture
is a distinctive location for the representation of fashion.
Ariel Heryanto has once again approached the subject of Indonesian popular culture
in his new book, Identity and pleasure: The politics of Indonesian screen culture.
Petersburg) deftly explores decades of popular culture
ranging from Golden Age Hollywood films, to YouTube videos, from newspapers to beer labels, hip-hop music, and children's books in order to reveal how prison imagery shapes our understanding of who commits crimes, why, and how the criminal justice system should respond to them.