The Lexicon of Entertainment


‘Entertainment is fine, so long as it does not injure anyone or degrade their human dignity.’
Entertainment is a powerful force that touches all aspects of our lives. The ability to create and re-create familiar forms across media has ensured the longevity of many of the cultural touchstones we know and love. Explore the collection by clicking on the links below or find similar words using the buttons. The lexicon includes a broad range of genres and time periods to illustrate the wide-ranging societal importance of this word.