IQ: Popular Culture: Why Popular Culture Matters


Issue Title:Popular Culture: Why Popular Culture Matters
Issue Number:1
Issue Date:2012
Description:Iain Ellis provides an original exploration of British history & culture through its distinctive humour. Chris Richardson and Hans Skott-Mhyre give a balanced portrait of ‘the Hood’. The editors of Punk & Post Punk describe the unconventional academic study of punk. Katrien Jacobs looks at dangers of the porn industry in China. Also included is an interview with the editor of ‘Journal of Fandom Studies’ and with the co-editor of ‘Fashion in Popular Culture: Literature, Media and Contemporary Studies’.