Pop-cultural Mobilization: Deploying Game of Thrones to Shift US Climate Change Politics

@article{Milkoreit2019PopculturalMD,
  title={Pop-cultural Mobilization: Deploying Game of Thrones to Shift US Climate Change Politics},
  author={Manjana Milkoreit},
  journal={International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society},
  year={2019},
  volume={32},
  pages={61-82}
}
  • M. Milkoreit
  • Published 1 March 2019
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society
Over the last two decades, scholars have developed an increasingly sophisticated range of approaches to studying the complex relationship between popular culture and politics. This article addresses three major weakness in this expanding body of research: (1) the analytic focus on the pop-cultural artifact itself rather than political actors and scholars doing the causal-political or pedagogical work, (2) a lack of attention to the question whether different culture consumers’ interpretations… 

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