Living with the covid-19 virus in internet folklore




Internet folklore, memes, COVID-19, virus, pandemia


The article discusses memes about the COVID-19 virus shared in the Belief Narrative Network’s Facebook group since its inception in April 2020 until the end of August 2020 (when this article was written), i.e., during the first wave of the pandemic. The author addresses the main preoccupations and anxieties of the members of the group as they reflect on the themes addressed in the memes, and the roles the memes played in their lives.


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2022-10-12 — Updated on 2022-10-28


How to Cite

Mencej, M. (2022). Living with the covid-19 virus in internet folklore. Studia Mythologica Slavica, 25. (Original work published October 12, 2022)