Life: The Movie: How Entertainment Conquered Reality

Life: The Movie: How Entertainment Conquered Reality

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The story of how our bottomless appetite for novelty, gossip, and melodrama has turned everything—news, politics, religion, high culture—into one vast public entertainment.

Neal Gabler calls them "lifies," those blockbusters written in the medium of life that dominate the media and the national conversation for weeks, months, even years: the death of Princess Diana, the trial of O.J. Simpson, Kenneth Starr vs. William Jefferson Clinton.  Real Life as Entertainment… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Vintage (April 27, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 1.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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