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It Happens at Comic-Con: Ethnographic Essays on a Pop by Ben Bolling,Matthew J. Smith

By Ben Bolling,Matthew J. Smith

This selection of thirteen new essays employs ethnographic the right way to examine San Diego’s Comic-Con overseas, the biggest annual social gathering of the preferred arts in North the United States. operating from a typical grounding in fan reviews, those person explorations study a number of cultural practices at an occasion drawing crowds of approximately 125,000 each one summer.
Investigations variety from the practices of lovers costuming themselves to the controversy of company agents. the gathering seeks to extend fan reports, exploring Comic-Con overseas extra deeply than any booklet ahead of it.

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