Word of the Week: Acolytes

As in: “The twentieth century marked the appearance of the second element in our hybrid union of acolytes and aficionados. This was the organized groups of admirers, under the wide umbrella of mass commercial entertainment, attached to specific entertainers, works of literature or film, or sports clubs and players” (Nelson, 2012, p. 51).bookcovergothicka

Nelson, V. (2012). Gothicka: Vampire heroes, human gods, and the new supernaturalCambridge: Harvard University Press.


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