Journal of Popular Film & Television

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Journal of Popular Film and Television
DisciplineMedia studies
Publication details
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Pop. Film Telev.
ISSN0195-6051 (print)
1930-6458 (web)
OCLC no.746948137

Journal of Popular Film and Television is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Routledge, which purchased it from Heldref Publications in 2009.[1][2] Michael Marsden, who was the dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at Northern Michigan University in the late 1990s, co-founded the journal.[3] The journal was established in 1971, with the first issue in 1972 and until 1978 was titled Journal of Popular Film.[4] The journal is devoted to publishing criticism that "examines commercial film and television from a sociocultural perspective."[5]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed by Current Contents/Arts & Humanities, EBSCOhost, MLA International Bibliography, Scopus, and the Arts & Humanities Citation Index.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Journal of Popular Film and Television". AcquireContent (Gale Group). Archived from the original on 2009-10-20. Retrieved October 30, 2009.
  2. ^ "Journal of Popular Film and Television". Ulrich's Periodicals Directory. Retrieved January 24, 2012.
  3. ^ "Are we ready for a lesbian leading lady? Disney denies polling the public about acceptance of Anne Heche". San Jose Mercury News. 11E Silicon Valley Life. June 13, 1998. Retrieved October 29, 2009.
  4. ^ "List of issues". Taylor&Francis. Retrieved December 24, 2021.
  5. ^ Journal of Popular Film and Television, "Instructions for Authors"

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