Archive for October, 2012
Race and the aesthetics of authenticity in hyperreal television.
Alton Brown: Good Eats, mad science and masculinities in the kitchen
Irina Mihalache / American University of Paris
Alton Brown and men who play well in the kitchen.
How refusing media becomes a part of taste culture.
The Ambiguously Gay Duo of Sherlock: Sexual Aesthetics and the Limits of Cinematic Language
Camille DeBose / DePaul University
An examination of the role of sexuality on BBC’s Sherlock.
Direct-to-Consumer-Advertising and the Archipelago of Medicalization Black Hawk Hancock / DePaul University
Patients and consumers adrift in a sea of groundless for-profit medicalization.