Popular Appeal : Books and Films in Contemporary Youth Culture.

Now is an opportune moment to consider the shifts in youth and popular culture that are signalled by texts that are being read and viewed by young people. In a world seemingly compromised by climate change, political and religious upheavals and economic irresponsibility, and at a time of fundamental...

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Main Author: Pearce, Sharyn.
Other Authors: Muller, Vivienne., Hawkes, Lesley.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2013.
Edition:1st ed.
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Summary:Now is an opportune moment to consider the shifts in youth and popular culture that are signalled by texts that are being read and viewed by young people. In a world seemingly compromised by climate change, political and religious upheavals and economic irresponsibility, and at a time of fundamental social change, young people are devouring fictional texts that focus on the edges of identity, the points of transition and rupture, and the assumption of new and hybrid identities. This book draw...
Physical Description:1 online resource (221 pages)
ISBN:9781443854313