The Resource Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale : podcasting between weather and the void, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, editor

Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale : podcasting between weather and the void, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, editor

Label
Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale : podcasting between weather and the void
Title
Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale
Title remainder
podcasting between weather and the void
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With well over one-hundred episodes, the podcast Welcome to Night Vale has spawned several international live tours, two novels set in the Night Vale universe, and an extensive volume of fan fiction and commentary. However, despite its immense popularity, Welcome to Night Vale has received almost no academic scrutiny. This edited collection of scholarly essays - the very first of its kind on a podcast - attempts to redress this lack of attention to Night Vale by bringing together an international group of scholars from different disciplines to consider the program's form, themes, politics, and fanbase. After a thorough introduction by the volume's editor, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, the eight contributors not only offer close analysis of Night Vale, but use the program as the impetus for broader explorations of new media, gender, the constitution of identity, the construction of place, and the human relationship to meaning and the non-human
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.925.W45
LC item number
C75 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Weinstock, Jeffrey Andrew
  • ProQuest (Firm)
Label
Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale : podcasting between weather and the void, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : between weather and the void - 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- "Everything about him was just perfect. And I fell in love instantly" : life and love in 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- Our friendly desert town : alternative podcast culture in 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- On floating cats, good boys, and shapeshifting zookeepers : animals in Night Vale -- "It would make more sense for it to be there than not" : constructing Night Vale as a "place" -- "More reassuring noise in this quiet world" : narrative intimacy and the acousmatic voice of Night Vale -- Who killed Cecil Palmer? The role of memory in Night Vale's self-narrative rupture -- Ode for the lights above the Arby's : reading 'Welcome to Night Vale' through the lens of poetry -- "Fear the night sky!" : on the Nightvalian void and an ethics of risk
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319930916
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99980103168
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15674251
Label
Critical approaches to Welcome to Night Vale : podcasting between weather and the void, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock, editor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : between weather and the void - 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- "Everything about him was just perfect. And I fell in love instantly" : life and love in 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- Our friendly desert town : alternative podcast culture in 'Welcome to Night Vale' -- On floating cats, good boys, and shapeshifting zookeepers : animals in Night Vale -- "It would make more sense for it to be there than not" : constructing Night Vale as a "place" -- "More reassuring noise in this quiet world" : narrative intimacy and the acousmatic voice of Night Vale -- Who killed Cecil Palmer? The role of memory in Night Vale's self-narrative rupture -- Ode for the lights above the Arby's : reading 'Welcome to Night Vale' through the lens of poetry -- "Fear the night sky!" : on the Nightvalian void and an ethics of risk
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319930916
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99980103168
System control number
(NhCcYBP)15674251

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