Media Studies & Journalism: Featured Media & Cultural Studies Readers

8Featured Media & Cultural Studies Readers

  • The American Film History Reader book cover

    The American Film History Reader

    Edited by Jon Lewis, Eric Smoodin

    What do we talk or write about when we talk and write about American film history? The answer is predictably complex and elusive. The American Film History Reader acknowledges and accommodates this complex task by showcasing a range of historical writing demonstrating that when we talk or write…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge

  • The Race and Media Reader book cover

    The Race and Media Reader

    Edited by Gilbert B. Rodman

    The Race and Media Reader provides a wide-ranging introduction to major issues and debates surrounding the role that the media plays in ongoing struggles around race and racism in the US today. The essays collected here come from a wide variety of disciplinary, theoretical, and methodological…

    Paperback – 2013-11-23
    Routledge

  • The Visual Culture Reader book cover

    The Visual Culture Reader

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Mirzoeff

    Ten years after the last edition, this thoroughly revised and updated third edition of The Visual Culture Reader highlights the transformed and expanded nature of globalized visual cultures. It assembles key new writings, visual essays and specially commissioned articles, emphasizing the…

    Paperback – 2012-07-27
    Routledge

  • The Media Studies Reader book cover

    The Media Studies Reader

    Edited by Laurie Ouellette

    Designed for the critical media studies curriculum, The Media Studies Reader is an entry point into the major theories and debates that have shaped critical media studies from the 1940s to the present. Combining foundational essays with influential new writings, this collection provides a tool box…

    Paperback – 2012-07-18
    Routledge

  • The Sound Studies Reader book cover

    The Sound Studies Reader

    Edited by Jonathan Sterne

    The Sound Studies Reader blends recent work that self-consciously describes itself as ‘sound studies’ along with earlier and lesser-known scholarship on sound from across the humanities and social sciences. The Sound Studies Reader touches on key themes like noise and silence; architecture,…

    Paperback – 2012-06-21
    Routledge

  • The Classical Hollywood Reader book cover

    The Classical Hollywood Reader

    Edited by Steve Neale

    The Classical Hollywood Reader brings together essential readings to provide a history of Hollywood from the 1910s to the mid 1960s. Following on from a Prologue that discusses the aesthetic characteristics of Classical Hollywood films, Part 1 covers the period between the 1910s and the…

    Paperback – 2012-04-24
    Routledge

  • The Gender and Media Reader book cover

    The Gender and Media Reader

    Edited by Mary Celeste Kearney

    The Gender and Media Reader is an essential text for those interested in gender and media studies, its main topics, debates, and theoretical approaches. The primary objective of this collection is to expand readers’ knowledge of how gender operates within media culture through engagement with…

    Paperback – 2011-08-03
    Routledge

  • Film Theory Reader: Debates & Arguments book cover

    Film Theory Reader: Debates & Arguments

    Edited by Marc Furstenau

    "An excellent collection of provocative and compelling debates, expertly and elegantly arranged. Essays new and old form a dynamic and accessible portrait of ideas foundational to contemporary thinking about film. This book is sure to inspire." Haidee Wasson, Concordia University, Montreal "Marc…

    Paperback – 2010-04-26
    Routledge