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Acid HypeAmerican News Media and the Psychedelic Experience

Acid Hype: American News Media and the Psychedelic Experience

Stephen Siff

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039195
eISBN:
9780252097232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039195.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Now synonymous with Sixties counterculture, LSD actually entered the American consciousness via the mainstream. Time and Life, messengers of American respectability, trumpeted its grand arrival in a ... More

Across the WavesHow the United States and France Shaped the International Age of Radio

Across the Waves: How the United States and France Shaped the International Age of Radio

Derek W. Vaillant

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041419
eISBN:
9780252050015
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041419.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book is a history of U.S.–French radio broadcasting in the twentieth century. Decades before satellite TV and the Internet, America and France interconnected regularly and instantaneously on a ... More

Advertising at WarBusiness, Consumers, and Government in the 1940s

Advertising at War: Business, Consumers, and Government in the 1940s

Inger L. Stole

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037122
eISBN:
9780252094231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037122.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book challenges the notion that advertising disappeared as a political issue in the United States in 1938 with the passage of the Wheeler-Lea Amendment to the Federal Trade Commission Act, the ... More

Chasing Newsroom DiversityFrom Jim Crow to Affirmative Action

Chasing Newsroom Diversity: From Jim Crow to Affirmative Action

Gwyneth Mellinger

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252037382
eISBN:
9780252094644
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252037382.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This book explores the complex history of the decades-long ASNE (American Society of News Editors) diversity initiative, which culminated in the failed Goal 2000 effort to match newsroom demographics ... More

Chronicling TraumaJournalists and Writers on Violence and Loss

Chronicling Trauma: Journalists and Writers on Violence and Loss

Doug Underwood

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036408
eISBN:
9780252093432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036408.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

To attract readers, journalists have long trafficked in the causes of trauma—crime, violence, warfare—as well as psychological profiling of deviance and aberrational personalities. Novelists, in ... More

Covering Bin LadenGlobal Media and the World's Most Wanted Man

Covering Bin Laden: Global Media and the World's Most Wanted Man

Susan Jeffords and Fahed Al-Sumait (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038860
eISBN:
9780252096822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038860.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Starting in 2001, much of the world media used the image of Osama bin Laden as a shorthand for terrorism. Bin Laden himself considered media manipulation on a par with military, political, and ... More

Diana and BeyondWhite Femininity, National Identity, and Contemporary Media Culture

Diana and Beyond: White Femininity, National Identity, and Contemporary Media Culture

Raka Shome

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038730
eISBN:
9780252096686
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038730.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The death of Princess Diana unleashed an international outpouring of grief, love, and press attention virtually unprecedented in history. Yet the exhaustive effort to link an upper-class white ... More

The Gospel of SustainabilityMedia, Market, and LOHAS

The Gospel of Sustainability: Media, Market, and LOHAS

Monica M. Emerich

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036422
eISBN:
9780252093456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036422.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

From organic produce and clothing to socially conscious investing and eco-tourism, the Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability, or LOHAS, movement encompasses diverse products and practices intended ... More

Heroes and ScoundrelsThe Image of the Journalist in Popular Culture

Heroes and Scoundrels: The Image of the Journalist in Popular Culture

Matthew C. Ehrlich and Joe Saltzman

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039027
eISBN:
9780252096990
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039027.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Whether it's the rule-defying lifer, the sharp-witted female newshound, or the irascible editor in chief, the journalists portrayed in popular culture have shaped our views of the press and its role ... More

Hillary Clinton in the NewsGender and Authenticity in American Politics

Hillary Clinton in the News: Gender and Authenticity in American Politics

Shawn J. Parry-Giles

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038211
eISBN:
9780252096044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038211.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The charge of inauthenticity has trailed Hillary Clinton from the moment she entered the national spotlight and stood in front of television cameras. This book shows how the U.S. media created their ... More

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