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Unformatted text preview: o Formulas Predictable story that mingles convention with invention o Beliefs An opinion or understanding that is commonly held to be true by a group of people. Could be perhaps be a small myth o Myths “Biggie” belief. A powerful social or cultural construct that is understood to be true by many people, even if it is not necessarily true. • Epic Moment • Man-in-the-Middle • The Wild, Wild West TV episode and Epic Moment • Story Papers o steam-powered printing press o improved transportation and postal service o middle class and increased leisure time o professional authors some hired out professional authors o the British bloods or penny dreadfuls Stories that were alright, could buy them for a penny...
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- Winter '11
- Anthropology of religion, epic moment, steam-powered printing press, West TV episode