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Legitimating Television
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Michael Z Newman, Elana Levine
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Legitimating Television: Media Convergence and Cultural Status explores how and why television is gaining a new level of cultural respectability in the 21st century. Once looked down upon as a "plug-in drug" offering little redeeming social or artistic value, television is now said to be in a creative renaissance, with
Language: de
Pages: 139
Authors: Diana Andrei, Bernhard Frena, Martin Rovan
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07 - Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

Das Populäre erfreut und zerstreut, wir werden von ihm unentwegt beschallt und bestrahlt. Doch das Populäre entsteht nicht von ungefähr: Es entsteht aus bestimmten gesellschaftlichen Strukturen. Deren Normen formen und modulieren die Popkultur in der gleichen Weise, wie ihre Produkte uns formen und modulieren. In jedem Hit-Song, in jedem Blockbuster,
Complex TV
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: Jason Mittell
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-10 - Publisher: NYU Press

Over the past two decades, new technologies, changing viewer practices, and the proliferation of genres and channels has transformed American television. One of the most notable impacts of these shifts is the emergence of highly complex and elaborate forms of serial narrative, resulting in a robust period of formal experimentation
Indie Cinema Online
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Sarah E.S. Sinwell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-14 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Indie Cinema Online investigates the changing nature of contemporary American independent cinema in an era of media convergence. Focusing on the ways in which modes of production, distribution, and exhibition are shifting with the advent of online streaming, simultaneous release strategies, and web series, this book analyzes sites such as
Television Aesthetics and Style
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Steven Peacock, Jason Jacobs
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-04 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Although Film Studies has successfully (re)turned attention to matters of style and interpretation, its sibling discipline has left the territory uncharted - until now. The question of how television operates on a stylistic level has been critically underexplored, despite being fundamental to our viewing experience. This significant new work redresses