Archive for November, 2011
Mothers on the Naughty Step: Supernanny and Reality Parenting Television
Rebecca Feasey / Bath Spa University
A consideration of reality parenting shows’ construction of motherhood.
Graeme Turner interrogrates how new media creates a new type of community.
Considering the anti-subjectivity of David Lynch’s transient figures.
2 Broke Girls, Marx, and representations of the continuing conflicts and contradictions of class society within the American Dream.
“The Rock Star of Personal Finance”: Suze Orman’s Marriage of Love, Money, and Politics
Julia Himberg / University of Southern California
Suze Orman’s tough love at the intersection of celebrity branding, television production, and politics.