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Medieval Afterlives in Popular Culture free pdf Drawing from an eclectic mix of scholars from the US, UK, and Australia, Medieval Afterlives in Popular Culture examines the persistence of medieval themes, characters, and situations in a variety of media from reality television to Virginia Woolf, Arthurian film to Disney animation, Shrek to historical fantasy. Each essay demonstrates that the Middle Ages are not relegated to a static past but continue to fashion a vital presence in contemporary popular culture, changing our assumptions about the flow of history and the creation of the present.

About Gail Ashton

Dan Kline, University of Anchorage, USA. Gail Ashton, independent scholar.

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Author : Gail Ashton
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 28 November 2012
ISBN : 0230337341
EAN : 9780230337343
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 258 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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