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Black Land: Imperial Ethiopianism and African America

Nadia Nurhussein

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691190969
eISBN:
9780691194134
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691190969.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This is the first book to explore how African American writing and art engaged with visions of Ethiopia during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. As the only African nation, with the ... More


A War of Ideas: The American Media on Israel and Palestine post Oslo

Laura Dawn Lewis

in The Oslo Accords: A Critical Assessment

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789774167706
eISBN:
9781617975486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774167706.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

This chapter looks at several of the entities and tactics shepherding the opinions that Americans follow regarding Israel and Palestine; the experience journalists and others have in attempting to ... More


Media, Messages, and Emotions

Brenton J. Malin

in Doing Emotions History

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038051
eISBN:
9780252095320
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038051.003.0010
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter considers links between media and emotion in a modern American context. It traces certain understandings of emotion in order to tell a story about how American media critics have ... More


The African American Child and the Media

Jeanne Pitre Soileau

in Yo' Mama, Mary Mack, and Boudreaux and Thibodeaux: Louisiana Children's Folklore and Play

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781496810403
eISBN:
9781496810441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496810403.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The media had a far-ranging influence on the play of both white and African American South Louisiana children during the period 1967 to 2011. The movies, television, music videos, break dancing, ... More


Gaze Upon Sakura: Imaging Japanese Americans on Japanese TV

Christine R. Yano

in Gender and Globalization in Asia and the Pacific: Method, Practice, Theory

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831592
eISBN:
9780824869311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831592.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the representation of Asian American females in Asian media (particularly in contrast to American portrayals), and the processes and images of their representation. It addresses ... More


Feeling Mediated: A History of Media Technology and Emotion in America

Brenton J. Malin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762790
eISBN:
9780814770153
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762790.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

New technologies, whether text message or telegraph, inevitably raise questions about emotion. New forms of communication bring with them both fear and hope, on one hand allowing us deeper emotional ... More


The Myth of the Terrorist as a Lover: Competing Regional Media Frames

Noha Mellor

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

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038860
eISBN:
9780252096822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038860.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter focuses on media coverage of bin Laden and how it depicted his relationship with his wives, particularly the sixth one, Amal Assadah, who was rumored to have shielded bin Laden when the ... More


Introduction: “Cruel Stack O'Lee”: Trickster Badness and the Fight against Subordination in African American Vernacular Culture

in Under a Bad Sign: Criminal Self-Representation in African American Popular Culture

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226550350
eISBN:
9780226550374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226550374.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is the black popular cultural producers' perpetuation of a criminal vision of themselves and their community. The book examines the ... More


Nowhere Left to Go

Michael Bérubé

in The Left at War

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799840
eISBN:
9780814739051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799840.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter examines two different approaches to understanding the debates on whether the United States should have responded to al-Qaeda with military action in Afghanistan, and whether it should ... More


Balance as Bias: How the Media Missed “The Story of the Century”

James Lawrence Powell

in The Inquisition of Climate Science

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231157193
eISBN:
9780231527842
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231157193.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter argues that American media have been complicit in the two-decades-long success of the denial of global warming. That the media have failed is a fact established by scholarly research. In ... More


Satiric TV in the Americas: Critical Metatainment as Negotiated Dissent

Paul Alonso

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190636500
eISBN:
9780190872861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190636500.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

In the post-truth era, postmodern satiric media have emerged as prominent critical voices playing an unprecedented role at the heart of public debate, filling the gaps left not only by traditional ... More


Conclusions: TV Satire as Critical Metatainment and Negotiated Dissent

Paul Alonso

in Satiric TV in the Americas: Critical Metatainment as Negotiated Dissent

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780190636500
eISBN:
9780190872861
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190636500.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter 7 details the conclusions of the book. Summarizing the analysis of the cases in light of the research questions, it contrasts and compares among the cases in order to illuminate similarities ... More


Preaching the Word: Coffin in Demand

Warren Goldstein

in William Sloane Coffin Jr.: A Holy Impatience

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300102215
eISBN:
9780300135053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300102215.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter illustrates how William Sloane Coffin, Jr. became an important new figure on the educational and religious scenes of the early 1960s; he appeared to be everywhere. Life magazine ... More


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