From Hank Williams to hip hop, Aunt Jemima to the Energizer Bunny, scrap-booking to NASCAR racing, this volumeaedited by a pioneer in the field-invites readers to reflect on a sampling of modern myths, icons, archetypes, and rituals. Ray B. Browne has mined both scholarly and mainstream media to bring together penetrating essays on fads and fashions, sports fandom, the shaping of body image, the marketing of food, vacationing and sightseeing, toys and games, genre fiction, post-9/11 entertainment, and much more.Belly dancing can be an effective cardiovascular exercise that helps strengthen muscles by isolating different parts of the ... the way belly dancing is seen by people like Don Gold, president of StudioWorks, a Thousand Oaks, California, videoanbsp;...
|Title||:||Profiles of Popular Culture|
|Author||:||Ray Broadus Browne|
|Publisher||:||Popular Press - 2005|