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dc.contributor.author Cranny-Francis, Anne en_US
dc.contributor.editor en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-02T01:58:33Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-02T01:58:33Z
dc.date.issued 1994 en_US
dc.identifier 2010001281 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Cranny-Francis Anne 1994, 'Popular Culture',Deakin University Press, Geelong, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0949823384 en_US
dc.identifier.other A1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/14239
dc.description.abstract This book is the product of many years close involvement with 'popular culture' as consumer-critic and teacher. I first became theoretically interested in popular culture while writing a Ph.D. on the work of William Morris, who used popular fiction to analyse the society of his own time. Morris then took his own fictional deconstructions into his political essays, to create his visions of a new and beautiful society. Meanwhile, in the late twentieth-century, the work of another visionary, Gene Roddenberry had created the Star 7)9ft universe in which social visions like, and unlike, those of Morris were, and are, tried out against the developments within western society, and particularly within the United States. Though I am not from the U.S., I hitched a ride aboard the earliest Enterprise and have been looking for new worlds and new civilisations ever since. I was particularly pleased when Captain Picard changed Captain Kirk's invitation to the voyage so that I was finally a legitimate participant in the journey to 'where no one has gone before'. en_US
dc.language en_US
dc.publisher Deakin University Press en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon NA en_US
dc.title Popular Culture en_US
dc.parent en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Geelong, Australia en_US
dc.identifier.startpage en_US
dc.identifier.endpage en_US
dc.cauo.name FASS.Cultural Studies Group en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 200204 en_US
dc.personcode 107073 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Cultural Theory en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition 1 en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords NA en_US
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dc.staffid 107073 en_US

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