Document Type

Podcast

Publication Date

4-3-2014

Publisher

UNLV Center for Gaming Research

Abstract

In this 4/3 Gaming Research Colloquium talk, Karekallas discusses how Las Vegas is represented in popular music and the role of music in the portrayal of Las Vegas in popular culture, in place promotion, and in the endorsement of gambling.

Keywords

Casinos; Gambling; Local history; Nevada--Las Vegas; Popular culture; Popular music

Disciplines

American Popular Culture | Gaming and Casino Operations Management | Sociology

Language

English

Comments

MP3 Audio file size: 38.2 megabytes

Streaming Media

The Ambivalent Images of Las Vegas in Popular Music


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