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Internet memes are rewarded with popularity for their repetition of recognizable ideas. Likewise, meme communities tend to adopt a politics that is conservative - especially when the source material readily lends itself to that very politics. In the case of Star Wars, a tale of heroism is being twisted into a sincere veneration of the villain, and an emulation of his violence and tyranny.
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
|Publisher||Institute of Network Cultures|
|Media of output||Online|
|Publication status||Published - 23 Nov 2018|