Entertaiment is a culturally and ideologically diverse category of creative work that provides amusement or enjoyment. It has evolved into a global industry with diverse and broad economic benefits. Its familiar forms have exhibited the ability to cross media boundaries and have shown remarkable longevity, surviving various eras and technological revolutions. This collection features a wide range of works that illustrate the entertainment industry’s influence on art, culture, and society.

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