An examination of the evolution of The Great Tree of Life (diagram).
Examining the evolution of memes (i.e., units of culture) by tracking the word “Brangelina” in Google Books, using Google NGram Viewer. Applied Culturology! Charles Darwin noted that words and languages evolve, way back in 1871. Memetics! Culture evolves.
A post on The CES (Cultural Evolution Society) – and some responses to the great article `A Forty Year Update on Meme Theory’ (Brewer 2016)
New book: `Pop Culture in Asia and Oceania’ (2016). Chapters on popular Transmedia, Movies, Music (Albums), Novels, Videogames.
A link to my PhD thesis (free PDF online), and, a list of people I forgot to thank.
The ANZCA2016 annual conference. (The Australian and New Zealand Communication Association = ANZCA)
On the giallo genre, and its impact on the `slasher’ movies in the top 20 RoI movies.
A book chapter on the structure of the meme, the unit of culture (or, the narreme, or unit of story).