Aliens in Popular Culture

by
Michael M. Levyeditor
Farah Mendlesohneditor
Aliens in Popular Culture

20190331

Greenwood

Pages 360
Topics Popular Culture;Mythology;Cherryh, C.J.;Close Encounters of the Third Kind;Cowboys and Aliens;Doctor Who;Dr. Xargle;Futurama;Mork and Mindy;Niven, Larry;Pacific Rim;Space Invaders;Stephen Universe

Cite this eBook

  • eBook

    9781440838330

Description
Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Aliens in Popular Culture

Author(s): Michael M. Levy and Farah Mendlesohn
Contributors: Levy, Michael; Mendlesohn, Farah;
Abstract:

An indispensable resource, this book provides wide coverage on aliens in fiction and popular culture.


• Provides cultural context in introductory essays on some of the key themes and contexts of alien representation

• Covers a broad scope, with more than 130 entries on different topics, and is written by nearly 90 researchers with diverse expertise

• Shows readers the varied ways that imagined aliens have become a part of popular culture

• Presents both familiar topics and more obscure topics in popular culture to provide new scholarship

Editor(s): Levy, Michael; Mendlesohn, Farah;
SortTitle: aliens in popular culture
Keyword(s): Popular Culture; Mythology; Cherryh, C.J.; Close Encounters of the Third Kind; Cowboys and Aliens; Doctor Who; Dr. Xargle; Futurama; Mork and Mindy; Niven, Larry; Pacific Rim; Space Invaders; Stephen Universe
Author Info:
Michael M. Levyeditor
Farah Mendlesohneditor
eISBN-13: 9781440838330
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781440838330.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781440838323
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 360
Publication Date: 20190331

Table of Contents pages: 1 2

Table of Contents pages: 1 2