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Last Midnight : Essays on Apocalyptic Narratives in Millennial Media (Paperback)

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This anthology compiles 20 essays on apocalyptic themes in recent film, television, video games, webisodes, and smartphone apps. English, media, communication, and other scholars from the US, Europe, and China specifically look at The Walking Dead, Doomsday Preppers, Battlestar Galactica, 28 Days Later, Dawn of the Dead, Snowpiercer, Contagion, Left Behind, RoboCop, Fido, The Hunger Games, Dark Angel, Divergent, Insurgent, Edge of Tomorrow, X-Men: Days of Future Past, In the Flesh, The 100, Cloverfield, Pacific Rim, Godzilla, The World's End, Children of Men, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, H+, XCOM: Enemy Within, and Zombies, Run!, and themes like anxiety, culture, values, class, corporate power, globalization, memory, identity, simulation, psychology, and inevitability. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 263
Genre: Social Science, Performing Arts
Sub-Genre: Television / General, Popular Culture, Film + Video / General
Series Title: Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Language: English
Street Date: September 28, 2016
TCIN: 51280692
UPC: 9781476663234
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-6532
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