Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Interview w/ Dr. Heather Mendick on 'Celebrity Storylines'

Interview w/ Dr. Heather Mendick on 'Celebrity Storylines'
These kids today... Can you believe they care more about Justin, Emma and Kim than Jesus, Judas and Zeus?! Dr. Heather Mendick of CelebYouth.org talks about her recent research project called, "The Role of Celebrity in Young People's Classed and Gendered Aspirations." Is it really all about authenticity - or is it just about ourselves? It's a beautifully complicated mess on Media Monarchy.


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