Tag: supernatural

Culture churn, aka TV with a very short shelf life

Grant , October 11th, 2016


Jason Lynch recently suggested that Fox is keen to make Tuesday night a little more robust in the ratings department. There is trouble, apparently, in paradise. The network’s…


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Halloween is for Anthropologists

Emma Louise Backe , October 31st, 2015


By Emma Louise Backe Halloween, it seems, was made for anthropologists. While many anthropologists devote their time in the field to studying supernatural belief systems, arcane rituals or…


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Frightening Fictions: Lore Podcast Review

Emma Louise Backe , August 28th, 2015


By Emma Louise Backe Journalists are widely speculating that we live in the “Golden Age” of podcasts, ushered in by the success of podcasts like Serial or Invisibilia….


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