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Censored 2017

by Mickey Huff, Andy Lee Roth & Project Censored

The annual yearbook from Project Censored features the year's most underreported news stories, striving to unmask censorship, self-censorship, and propaganda in corporate-controlled media outlets. Featuring...

Public Opinion

by Walter Lippmann

Public Opinion exposes how media can shape public perception and how that perception changes society. Walter Lippmann is a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner and visionary.

Moments of Silence

by Arta Khakpour, Shouleh Vatanabadi & Mohammad Mehdi Khorrami

The Iran-Iraq War was the longest conventional war of the 20th century. The memory of it may have faded in the wake of more recent wars in the region, but the harrowing facts remain: over one million soldiers...

Image Operations

by Jens Eder & Charlotte Klonk

Still and moving images are crucial factors in contemporary political conflicts. They not only have representational, expressive or illustrative functions, but also augment and create significant events. Beyond...

All Ears

Recoding World Literature

Televised Redemption

by Carolyn Moxley Rouse, John L. Jackson, Jr. & Marla F. Frederick

The institutional structures of white supremacy—slavery, Jim Crow laws, convict leasing, and mass incarceration—require a commonsense belief that black people lack the moral and intellectual capacities of...

Maori Television: The First Ten Years

by Jo Smith

Established in 2004, Maori Television has had a major impact on the New Zealand broadcasting landscape. But over the past year or so, the politics of Maori Television have been brought to the foreground of public...

Style, Mediation, and Change

Video Games and the Law

by Elizabeth Townsend Gard & W Ronald Gard

The video game industry is big business, not only in terms of the substantial revenue generated through retail sales of games themselves, but also in terms of the size and value of parallel and secondary markets....

The Routledge Companion to British Cinema History

by Ian Hunter, Laraine Porter & Justin Smith

Over 39 chapters The Routledge Companion to British Cinema History offers a comprehensive and revisionist overview of British cinema as, on the one hand, a commercial entertainment industry and, on the other,...

Analytic Activism

Theories of Consumption

by John Storey

Theories of Consumption explores the concept of consumption from the post-disciplinary perspective of cultural studies.

John Storey brings together work that up until now has been located in distinct disciplinary...

The Trauma Graphic Novel

by Andrés| Romero-Jódar

The end of the twentieth century and the turn of the new millennium witnessed an unprecedented flood of traumatic narratives and testimonies of suffering in literature and the arts. Graphic novels, free at last...

Sympathy, Madness, and Crime: How Four Nineteenth-Century Journalists Made the Newspaper Women's Business

by Karen Roggenkamp

In one of her escapades as a reporter for Joseph Pulitzer's New York World, the renowned Nellie Bly feigned insanity in 1889 and slipped, undercover, behind the grim walls of Blackwell's Island mental asylum....

Beyond Blurred Lines: Rape Culture in Popular Media

by Nickie D. Phillips

Beyond Blurred Lines explores the ways that the concept of “rape culture” resonates in popular media. This book demonstrates that popular culture, mass media, and social media are prominent sites for understanding...

Misfit Children: An Inquiry into Childhood Belongings

by Markus Bohlmann, De-Valera N.Y.M Botchway & Jessica Balanzategui

This collection of essays turns to misfit children as those found in-between socio-cultural, psychological and physical realms. It explores both the possibilities and futilities of negotiating this in-betweenness....

Negotiating Digital Citizenship

by Anthony McCosker, Sonja Vivienne & Amelia Johns

With pervasive use of mobile devices and social media, there is a constant tension between the promise of new forms of social engagement and the threat of misuse and misappropriation, or the risk of harm and...

Watergate: The Presidential Scandal That Shook America With a New Afterword by Max Holland

by Keith W. Olson & Max Holland

A new afterword by Max Holland details developments since the original 2003 publication, including the revelation of Mark Felt as the infamous “Deep Throat,” the media’s role in the scandal, both during...

Intersecting Art and Technology in Practice: Techne/Technique/Technology

by Camille C Baker & Kate Sicchio

This book focuses on the artistic process, creativity and collaboration, and personal approaches to creation and ideation, in making digital and electronic technology-based art. Less interested in the outcome...