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Subject: popular culture

American mythology, heroism and Jesse James: the representational evolution of the ‘Wild West Hero’ in cinema

  • Author:
  • Daniel Gilbrook
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • cinema
  • commercialism
  • culture
  • film
  • heroism
  • history
  • Jesse James
  • mythology
  • popular culture
  • silent film
  • Twentieth Century
  • Western
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Film & Television

Buffalo Bill, popular culture and urban, working class masculinity in late nineteenth century America

  • Author:
  • Millie Harris
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Cuba
  • immigration
  • industrialisation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • popular culture
  • Spanish-American war
  • United States
  • urbanisation
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

How is the degeneration of British masculinity portrayed in the print media of the late nineteenth century?

  • Author:
  • Annabel Camish
  • Subjects:
  • art
  • British society
  • city life
  • fin-de-siècle
  • Gothic literature
  • literature
  • manliness
  • masculinity
  • popular culture
  • science
  • societal role
  • supernatural
  • United Kingdom
  • Victorian
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History