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Alice in Transmedia Wonderland: Curiouser and Curiouser … by Anna Kerchy (2016)

There are many, many texts, societies, journals and studies that deal with nothing but Lewis Carroll‘s Alice stories. This one, however, researches how the original story (or its texts) has transformed into many other forms of media, virtually designing various forms of a „Transmedia Wonderland.“ Anna Kérchy follows adaptations of the tales “across a variety […]

Vaudeville Melodies: Popular Musicians and Mass Entertainment in American Culture… by Nicholas Gebha

While in the last part of the 19th century so-called “high art,” opera, theater, classical music and the like were deemed “too good” for the average working audience, these forms of entertainment ended up elite controlled in the US. Controlled namely by those who wanted to solidify their own standing by attending such entertainment and […]