The Beatles and Fandom: Sex, Death and Progressive NostalgiaDe (autor) Dr Richard Mills
en Limba Engleză Carte Hardback – 26 Dec 2019
Covers the subcultures of sex, death, and nostalgia - areas which have not yet been explored in academic writing related to the Beatles
Richard Mills is a Senior Lecturer in Irish Literature and Popular Culture at St. Mary's University, UK. He has been programme director for the Film and Popular Culture, Cultural Studies and Irish Studies degrees. He is co-editor of Mad Dogs and Englishness (2017).
Introduction: The Beatles and Fandom1. 'She Loves You': Beatles Monthly2. (Un) Conventional: Beatles Fan Conventions3. 'Paperback Writer': Journalists as Super-Fans: Hunter Davis, Ian MacDonald and Philip Norman4. 'Fanaticism' and the Beatles5. 'Images of Broken Light': The Beatles on YouTube6. Paul is Undead: Fan Fiction, Literary Fiction and Slash Fiction7. 'I Play the Part So Well': Beatles Tribute Bands8. Ticket to Ride: English Cultural Tourism and Beatles FansConclusion: Paul is Dead: A Fan's Story