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The Invisible Hand in Popular CultureLiberty vs. Authority in American Film and TV

The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture: Liberty vs. Authority in American Film and TV

Paul A. Cantor

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780813140827
eISBN:
9780813141299
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813140827.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Popular culture often champions freedom as the fundamentally American way of life and celebrates the virtues of independence and self-reliance. But film and television have also explored the tension ... More

Virtual AfterlivesGrieving the Dead in the Twenty-First Century

Virtual Afterlives: Grieving the Dead in the Twenty-First Century

Candi K. Cann

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813145419
eISBN:
9780813145495
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813145419.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

From the dead body to the virtual body and from material memorials to virtual memorials, one thing is clear: the bodiless nature of memorialization of the dead across cultures. In postindustrial, ... More

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