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VOLUME 1, ISSUE 1

Popular Culture

Spring 1997

1.1
Cover photo by Roger Turquéti

Interviews
Jean Baudrillard
Daniel Pennac
Umberto Eco

Articles and Essays
Kristin Ross
THE SOCIOLOGIST AND THE PRIEST

Pierre Verdaguer
MAUVAIS GENRE ET BCBG POLICIERS

Mark McKinney
HAUNTING FIGURES IN CONTEMPORARY DISCOURSE AND POPULAR CULTURE

Michael Kelly
THE HISTORICAL EMERGENCE OF EVERYDAY LIFE

Panivong Norindr
“POPULARIZING” FRENCH CULTURE: THE BIBLIOTHÈQUE DE FRANCE

Susan Weiner
ACCIDENTAL EROTICISM: ENCOUNTERS BETWEEN TELEVISION AND CINEMA IN THE FIFTIES AND SIXTIES

Jean Mainil
LE BAISER DE LA FEMME SPEAKERINE: TÉLÉVISION ET ROMANS BEURS

Jean-Philippe Mathy
THE POPULARITY OF AMERICAN CULTURE

Daniel Gercke
ON THE EVE OF DISTRACTION: GAUMONT’S FANTÔMAS, 1913-1914

Marie-Pierre Le Hir
FRENCH CULTURAL STUDIES IN THE UNITED STATES: A CASE STUDY

Victoria De Grazia
AMERICANIZATION AND CHANGING PARADIGMS OF CONSUMER MODERNITY: FRANCE, 1930-1990

Gaëtane Lamarche-Vadel
ARTS ET ESPACES PUBLICS

Lucretia Escudero-Chauvel
UMBERTO ECO, THE SIXTIES, AND CULTURAL STUDIES

Richard Klein
CHANEL’S COSMOS

Jean-Yves Jouannais
LE COMPLEXE DU POTAGER

Marc Augé
AN ETHNOLOGIST IN THE METRO

Jean Kramer
“POPULAR” OPERA, POLITICIANS, AND THE PEOPLE

Marc Fumaroli
LOISIRS ET LOISIR

Michel de Praconta
TOBIE NATHAN: A TRAVELER AMONG CULTURES

Maryse Fauvel
BRÉTECHER MORALISTE

Catherine Liu
FRENCH RAP/MC SOLAAR

Questionnaire
Jean-François Brière, Jill Forbes, Linda Orr, Dennis Porter, Kristin Ross, Michael Sheringham

Fiction and Poetry
Estelle Monbrun (introduction by Pierre Verdaguer)
MEURTRE CHEZ TANT LÉONIE/MURDER CHEZ PROUST

Jean L’Anselme
PAPIERS JOHNNY

Dashiell Hedayat
SOFT POWER

Michel Deguy
GRANDS CIMETIÈRES…, ET JE N’EMPORTE À DIRE FAUX…, AND JE VOUS PRÉVIENS…

Harry Mathews
LE COUCOU DE DÉDÉ