Intellectuals • Academic Journals • Academic conferences (PEN) • Literary awards (Pulitzer) • “Independent” of supply and demand

Popular Intellectuals • “Daily” critics, newspapers, magazines • Longevity depends on currency • Processes intellectual work for general consumption

Mass Culture • “Microcosm” that imitates total structure − Fanzines replace journals − Advertising replaces criticism − Conventions replace conferences (Comic Con) • Thrives on continuous supply and demand (currency expires rapidly, no longevity)

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