What is popular culture?

Authored by: Shirley A. Fedorak

The Routledge Handbook of Popular Culture and Tourism

Print publication date:  June  2018
Online publication date:  July  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138678354
eBook ISBN: 9781315559018
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What is popular culture? Is it the latest vampire movie, the newest fashion trends, or the writing of Ukrainian Easter eggs? Or is it a European football game, Nubian face painting, or Mexican tamales? The meaning of popular culture, its roles and power structures, and its ideological and moral constructs has generated considerable debate within and outside academia.

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