Contemporary Folklore on the Internet
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of Mississippi|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $30.00|
| Book Description: |
Newslore is folklore that comments on and hinges on knowledge of current events. These expressions come in many forms: jokes; urban legends; digitally altered photographs; mock news stories; press releases or interoffice memoranda; parodies of songs, poems, and political and commercial advertisements; movie previews and posters; still or animated cartoons; and short live-action films.
In Newslore: Contemporary Folklore on the Internet author Russell Frank offers a...