Author: Matthew Adkins

Matthew Adkins

Matthew Adkins is a freelance writer and editor based in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he lives with his wife and daughter. He holds a Ph.D. in English and has spent twenty years teaching others to write. He has published two books on pop culture, New Wave: Image is Everything and Television Storyworlds as Virtual Space, in addition to numerous articles on all aspects of books, film, television, and music. When he isn’t writing, he hosts a weekly podcast, The Pop Culture Academy, which looks at pop culture from an academic perspective.

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