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It Came From the 1950s!: Popular Culture, Popular Anxieties

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It Came From the 1950s is an eclectic, witty and insightful collection of essays predicated on the hypothesis that popular cultural documents provide unique insights into the concerns, anxieties and desires of their times. The essays explore the emergence of "Hammer Horror" and the company's groundbreaking 1958 adaptation of Dracula; the work of popular authors such as Shi ...more
Hardcover, 284 pages
Published November 15th 2011 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published October 4th 2011)
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