Northampton Art Gallery & Museum

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Star Wars and its impact on popular culture
In this round table discussion Dr Michael Starr and colleagues from the Film and Screen Studies department at the University of Northampton talk about the 40-year legacy of the Star Wars franchise, considering the effects of fandom, merchandising, politics, and the cultural impact of the films.
Period21 Apr 2022
VisitingNorthampton Art Gallery & Museum
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • Star Wars fandom
  • Star Wars merchandise
  • Star Wars toys
  • popular culture