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Popular culture
Culture" redirects here. For the Madeon song, see Pop Culture (song). Popular culture or pop culture is the entirety of attitudes, ideas, images, perspectives
Apr 25th 2017



Hare Krishna in popular culture
Contributions to popular culture involving direct reference to the Hare Krishna mantra, or the Hare Krishna movement include the following. After coming
Apr 7th 2017



The Journal of Popular Culture
The Journal of Popular Culture (JPC) is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes academic essays on all aspects of popular or mass culture. It
Apr 26th 2017



Media culture
consumerism, and in this sense called alternatively "consumer culture." "Popular culture and the mass media have a symbiotic relationship: each depends on the
Apr 4th 2017



Middle Ages in popular culture
media Lady Godiva in popular culture Irish mythology in popular culture Welsh mythology in popular culture VikingsVikings in popular culture Viking revival Norse
Apr 25th 2015



Devil in popular culture
devil appears frequently as a character in works of literature and popular culture. In Christianity, the figure of the devil, Satan, or Lucifer personifies
Apr 23rd 2017



Sharks in popular culture
on the fish, see Shark. Representations of the shark are common in popular culture in the Western world with a range of electronic media having them shown
Feb 21st 2017



Koala emblems and popular culture
Koala emblems and popular culture deals with the uses which have been made of the image of the Koala, such as coins, emblems, logos, mascots and in the
Apr 14th 2017



M. C. Escher in popular culture
ThereThere are numerous references to famous Dutch painter M.C. Escher, in popular culture. The idea of Shahram Mokri's 2013 film Fish & Cat came from Escher's
Apr 11th 2017



South Austin Museum of Popular Culture
The South Austin Popular Culture Center (SouthPop) is a Texas 501(c)(3) nonprofit organisation dedicated to collecting, preserving, and exhibiting art
Feb 1st 2017



Legion in popular culture
Legion, the demon of Gadarenes, appears frequently as a character in popular culture. The Christian New Testament gospels of Mark and Luke describe an incident
Apr 5th 2017



Center for the Study of Popular Culture
Center for the Study of Popular Culture may refer to: The David Horowitz Freedom Center, founded in the 1980s by political activist David Horowitz; known
Jan 27th 2015



Irish mythology in popular culture
Elements of Irish mythology have appeared many times in popular culture. Badb, along with Nemain, and Macha, appear as the Morrigan in Christopher Moore's
Apr 27th 2017



Orangutans in popular culture
indigenous to Indonesia and Malaysia, have been the subject of multiple popular culture references. Ah Meng (1960–2008), Sumatran Orangutan of Singapore
Apr 6th 2017



Egyptian influence in popular culture
Egyptian mythology and culture have influenced popular culture in multiple ways. Egyptian architecture and the low-perspective, hieratic styles of Egyptian
Mar 31st 2017



Zodiac Killer in popular culture
novels, television and more. This article lists only entertainment ("popular culture") inspired by the events, not documentary media. The Zodiac Killer
Apr 14th 2017



Hell in popular culture
Hell is a common theme for entertainment and popular culture, particularly in the Horror and Fantasy genres where it is often used as a location. Perhaps
Apr 14th 2017



The Scarlet Letter in popular culture
The following is a list of references to The Scarlet Letter in popular culture. 1908 film version directed by Sidney Olcott starring Gene Gauntier
Apr 23rd 2017



Vampires in popular culture
Vampires in popular culture includes vampire ballet, films, literature, music, opera, theatre, paintings and video games. Comic books and graphic
Apr 26th 2017



Phoenix in popular culture
symbolizing rebirth, renewal or uniqueness and often appears in modern popular culture. Classical references to the phoenix include the Greek historian
Apr 21st 2017



Climate change in popular culture
possible effects, and related human-environment interaction have entered popular culture since the late 20th century. Science historian Naomi Oreskes has noted
Feb 21st 2017



Los Angeles in popular culture
This article aims to compile various depictions of Los Angeles in popular culture. Note: this list includes movies showing different perspectives of
Apr 19th 2017



List of satyrs in popular culture
Satyrs often make appearances in modern popular culture. The serviceman who works for Pan (god) in Stephen King's short story "The Lawnmower Man" is
Apr 10th 2017



Loch Ness Monster in popular culture
throughout Scotland and the rest of the world and has entered into popular culture. In the book Breaking Dawn, the final book in the Twilight series
Mar 24th 2017



St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
Encyclopedia of Popular Culture is a cross-curriculum English-language resource that publishes scholarly articles and features on a range of popular culture topics
Dec 27th 2016



One World Trade Center in popular culture
For popular culture references to the towers destroyed in the September 11 attacks, see World Trade Center in popular culture. Since its construction
Apr 27th 2017



Popular culture studies
Popular culture studies is the academic discipline studying popular culture from a critical theory perspective. It is generally considered as a combination
Mar 3rd 2017



Cephalopods in popular culture
octopuses, squids, and cuttlefishes, are most commonly represented in popular culture in the Western world as creatures that spray ink and latch onto things
Jan 14th 2017



Psychology of Popular Media Culture
Psychology of Popular Media Culture is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association. It was established in 2011
Dec 9th 2016



Stephen Hawking in popular culture
known for being a theoretical physicist, has appeared in many works of popular culture. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Interview, June 15, 2014 The
Mar 17th 2017



Australian rules football in Australian popular culture
Australian rules football has had a significant impact on Australian popular culture, capturing the imagination of Australian film, art, music, television
Apr 1st 2017



Chainsaws in popular culture
the common logging and woodworking tool, are also a common sight in popular culture. Chainsaws have appeared in countless films being used for their
Apr 26th 2017



Dawn of the Dead in popular culture
The film Dawn of the Dead influenced popular culture in a variety of media forms and genres. The film was the inspiration for a number of rock songs
Dec 6th 2016



The Troubles in popular culture
The Northern Ireland Troubles have been referenced numerous times in popular culture, particularly through films, novels, songs and poems. This article
Dec 30th 2016



Pied Piper of Hamelin in popular culture
The-Pied-PiperThe Pied Piper of Hamelin has appeared many times in popular culture. The story has been depicted many times on film: In the 1920 Jerry on the Job short
Apr 18th 2017



Atlantis in popular culture
depicted in books, television shows, films and other creative works of popular culture. Before 1900 there was an overlap between verse epics dealing with
Apr 29th 2017



Kangaroo emblems and popular culture
Kangaroo emblems and popular culture deals with how the kangaroo has become a recognisable symbol of Australia, both within Australia itself, and internationally
Jan 18th 2017



Coyotes in popular culture
The coyote is a popular figure in folklore and popular culture. References may invoke either the animal coyote (a wild canine native to North America)
Apr 25th 2017



Seventh-day Adventism in popular culture
representations of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in popular culture. One author wrote, "popular culture hasn’t often been very kind to Adventists." The
Apr 3rd 2017



Johns Hopkins University in popular culture
Instances and mentions of Johns Hopkins University in popular culture. The HBO film Something the Lord Made (2004), based on the true story of Alfred
Apr 26th 2017



Greek mythology in popular culture
in popular culture Hades in popular culture Hephaestus in popular culture Circe in popular culture Morpheus (mythology)#Appearances Muses in popular culture
Mar 26th 2017



Moon landing conspiracy theories in popular culture
perpetrated by NASA and other agencies has appeared many times in popular culture. Not all references to Moon landing conspiracy theories are in support
Mar 10th 2017



RMS Titanic in popular culture
The-RMS-TitanicThe RMS Titanic has played a prominent role in popular culture since her sinking in 1912, with the loss of over 1500 of the 2200 lives on board. The disaster
Apr 14th 2017



Assassination of John F. Kennedy in popular culture
surrounding his death have been the topic, referenced, or recreated in popular culture numerous times. The fictional novel Gideon's March by J. J. Marric
Apr 8th 2017



Popular music
rebellion from the discourses in their national governments. Music radio Popular culture List of popular music performers List of popular music genres Popular
Apr 9th 2017



Edgar Allan Poe in popular culture
work in popular culture, see Edgar Allan Poe and music and Edgar Allan Poe in television and film. Edgar Allan Poe has appeared in popular culture as a character
Apr 20th 2017



Buffy the Vampire Slayer in popular culture
Buffy the Vampire Slayer has had a tremendous influence on popular culture that has attracted serious scholarly attention. Even the language used on the
Jan 7th 2017



Soviet–Afghan War in popular culture
The SovietAfghan War had an important impact in popular culture in the West, due to its scope, and the great number of countries involved. The Russian-Ukrainian
Feb 28th 2017



London Eye in popular culture
the London Eye (also known as the Millennium Wheel) often appears in popular culture. Flushed Away (2006): seen as Roddy and Rita float over Kensington
Dec 8th 2016



New religious movements and cults in popular culture
movements and cults have appeared as themes or subjects in literature and popular culture, while notable representatives of such groups have produced a large
Apr 6th 2017





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