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  • Make America Hate Again

    Trump-Era Horror and the Politics of Fear, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria McCollum

    Horror films have traditionally sunk their teeth into straitened times, reflecting, expressing and validating the spirit of the epoch, and capitalising on the political and cultural climate in which they are made. This book shows how the horror genre has adapted itself to the transformation of…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • Women, Inequality and Media Work

    1st Edition

    By Anne O'Brien

    Women, Inequality and Media Work investigates how women experience gender inequality in film and television production industries. Examining women’s place in the production of media is vital to understanding the broader and related question of how women are (mis)represented in media content. This…

    Paperback – 2019-06-14 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Media Production

    1st Edition

    By Paul Dwyer

    Using in-depth analysis of film, TV, news and online productions, Understanding Media Production shows how media theory helps aspiring producers understand good practice in media production. With detailed contemporary examples, including Pirates of The Caribbean, Game of Thrones, Love Island and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • A Level Media Studies

    The Essential Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Pete Bennett, Sarah Casey Benyahia, Jerry Slater

    A Level Media Studies is a comprehensive guide to the subject content of AS and A Level Media Studies, across all examining boards. It is specifically designed to meet the needs of both students and teachers with an accessible writing style, helpful notes on key theories and theorists and a range…

    Paperback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge

  • The World of DC Comics

    1st Edition

    By Andrew Friedenthal

    The first sustained study of the DC Comics Multiverse, this book explores its history, meanings, and lasting influence. The multiverse is a unique exercise in world-building: a series of parallel and interactive worlds with a cohesive cosmology, developed by various creators over more than fifty…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge
    Imaginary Worlds

  • Immersive Longform Storytelling

    Media, Technology, and Audience, 1st Edition

    By David Dowling

    A deep dive into the world of online and multimedia longform storytelling, this book charts the renaissance in deep reading, viewing and listening associated with the literary mind, and the resulting implications of its rise in popularity. David O. Dowling argues that although developments in…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge

  • Screening Characters

    Theories of Character in Film, Television, and Interactive Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes Riis, Aaron Taylor

    Characters are central to our experiences of screened fictions and invite a host of questions. The contributors to Screening Characters draw on archival material, interviews, philosophical inquiry, and conceptual analysis in order to give new, thought-provoking answers to these queries. Providing…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    AFI Film Readers

  • Convergent Wrestling

    Participatory Culture, Transmedia Storytelling, and Intertextuality in the Squared Circle, 1st Edition

    Edited by CarrieLynn D. Reinhard, Christopher J. Olson

    This book examines how the current era of "convergence" has affected, and is reflected in, the world of professional wrestling, which combines several different genres, including drama, action, comedy, horror, science fiction, and even romance. Professional wrestling’s business practices exist…

    Hardback – 2019-03-22 
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

  • The World of The Walking Dead

    1st Edition

    By Matthew Freeman

    An accessible introduction to the world of The Walking Dead, this book looks across platforms and analytical frameworks to characterize the fictional world of The Walking Dead and how its audiences make use of it. From comics and television to social media, apps, and mobile games, utilizing…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge
    Imaginary Worlds

  • Journalism, Gender and Power

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cynthia Carter, Linda Steiner, Stuart Allan

    Journalism, Gender and Power revisits the key themes explored in the 1998 edited collection News, Gender and Power. It takes stock of progress made to date, and also breaks ground in advancing critical understandings of how and why gender matters for journalism and current democratic cultures.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism and the Media

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marian Meyers

    This book examines the multiple ways that popular media mainstream and reinforce neoliberal ideology, exposing how they promote neoliberalism’s underlying ideas, values and beliefs so as to naturalize inequality, undercut democracy and contribute to the collapse of social notions of community and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge

  • Creating Dialogue for TV

    Screenwriters Talk Television, 1st Edition

    By Monika Bednarek

    As entertaining as it is enlightening, Creating Dialogue for TV: Screenwriters Talk Television presents interviews with five Hollywood professionals who talk about all things related to dialogue – from naturalistic style to the building of characters to swearing and dialect. Screenwriters/…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media Theory and Practice

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