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Title Cult television / Sara Gwenllian-Jones and Roberta E. Pearson, editors.

Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2004.


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Description 1 online resource (xx, 242 pages)
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Cult -- Toward a constructivist approach to media cults / Philippe Le Guern -- The mainstream, distinction, and cult TV / Mark Jancovich and Nathan Hunt -- Quality science fiction / Petra Kuppers -- Bright particular star / Roberta E. Pearson -- Fictions -- Virtual reality and cult television / Sara Gwenllian-Jones -- Charactor, or, The strange case of Uma Peel / David A. Black -- Flexing those anthropological muscles / Karen Backstein -- Monsters and metaphors / Mary Hammond -- Fans -- How to tell the difference between production and consumption / Alan McKee -- Trainspotting The Avengers / Toby Miller -- Star Trek, Heaven's Gate, and textual transcendence / Jeffrey Sconce -- A kind of German Star Trek / Eva Vieth.
Note Print version record.
Summary Leading scholars examine such shows as The X-Files; Star Trek; Xena, Warrior Princess; and Buffy the Vampire Slayer to determine the defining characteristics of cult television and map the contours of this phenomenon within the scope of popular culture.
Language English.
Subject Television programs.
Fictions télévisées.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Television -- Reference.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Television -- History & Criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Gwenllian-Jones, Sara.
Pearson, Roberta E.
Other Form: Print version: Cult television. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2004 0816638306 0816638314 (DLC) 2003018986 (OCoLC)52942908
ISBN 9780816692989 (electronic bk.)
081669298X (electronic bk.)
0816638306 (alk. paper)
9780816638307 (alk. paper)
0816638314 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780816638314 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000055613317
GBVCP 1003575870
YDXCP 2506684

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