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The Resource Slender Man is coming : creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet, edited by Trevor J. Blank, Lynne S. McNeill

Slender Man is coming : creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet, edited by Trevor J. Blank, Lynne S. McNeill

Label
Slender Man is coming : creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet
Title
Slender Man is coming
Title remainder
creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet
Statement of responsibility
edited by Trevor J. Blank, Lynne S. McNeill
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Exploring the menacing figure of Slender Man, the blank-faced, long-limbed bogeyman born of a Photoshop contest, who has appeared in horror stories circulated on- and offline among young people. An unprecedented folkloric take, analyzing him within contemporary legend studies, "creepypastas," folk belief, and children's culture"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CoU/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR44.E43
LC item number
S54 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blank, Trevor J.
  • McNeill, Lynne S.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Slender Man
  • Folklore and the Internet
  • Contagion (Social psychology)
  • Memes
  • Urban folklore
  • Horror tales
Label
Slender Man is coming : creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet, edited by Trevor J. Blank, Lynne S. McNeill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The emperor's new lore, or who believes in the big bad Slender Man?
  • Mikel J. Koven
  • Slender Man, H. P. Lovecraft, and the dynamics of horror cultures
  • Slender Man is coming to get your little brother or sister : teenagers' pranks posted on YouTube
  • Timothy H. Evans
  • Elizabeth Tucker
  • Monstrous media and media monsters : from Cottingley to Waukesha
  • Paul Manning
  • "The sort of story that has you covering your mirrors" : the case of Slender Man
  • Jeffrey A. Tolbert
  • The cowl of Cthulhu : ostensive practice in the digital age : the more you know about him, the closer he gets
  • Andrew Peck
  • "What happens when the pictures are no longer Photoshops?" : Slender Man, belief, and the unacknowledged common experience
  • Andrea Kitta
  • "Dark and wicked things"? : Slender Man, the folkloresque, and the implications of belief
  • Jeffrey A. Tolbert
Control code
1020293406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9781607327806
Lccn
2018000471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Slender Man is coming : creepypasta and contemporary legends on the Internet, edited by Trevor J. Blank, Lynne S. McNeill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The emperor's new lore, or who believes in the big bad Slender Man?
  • Mikel J. Koven
  • Slender Man, H. P. Lovecraft, and the dynamics of horror cultures
  • Slender Man is coming to get your little brother or sister : teenagers' pranks posted on YouTube
  • Timothy H. Evans
  • Elizabeth Tucker
  • Monstrous media and media monsters : from Cottingley to Waukesha
  • Paul Manning
  • "The sort of story that has you covering your mirrors" : the case of Slender Man
  • Jeffrey A. Tolbert
  • The cowl of Cthulhu : ostensive practice in the digital age : the more you know about him, the closer he gets
  • Andrew Peck
  • "What happens when the pictures are no longer Photoshops?" : Slender Man, belief, and the unacknowledged common experience
  • Andrea Kitta
  • "Dark and wicked things"? : Slender Man, the folkloresque, and the implications of belief
  • Jeffrey A. Tolbert
Control code
1020293406
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9781607327806
Lccn
2018000471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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