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Television personalities
James Bennett

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Television personalities
stardom and the small screen
James Bennett

Published 2011 by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction
The television personality system. TV must train its own stars : the invention of the television personality
An "irreconcilable opposition" : music hall, radio and the emergence of televisual skill
"Too much glamour"? : glamour, gender and "in-vision" announcers
"Oooh, I'm an entertainer
it's what I do" : political economy, performance and pleasure. "You don't know anyone ..."? : the political economy of television fame
The art of "being yourself" : pleasure, meaning and achievement in performance
The television personality system revisited : ideology, multiplatform and DIY fame. Just "an ordinary bloke" : national identity and ideology
Get Internet famous! (even if you're nobody) : multiplatform fame and the television personality system in the digital era
Conclusion.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references ([206]-215] and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
791.450/280922
Library of Congress
PN1992.3.G7 B37 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xii, 225 p. :
Number of pages
225

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25565920M
Internet Archive
televisionperson00benn
ISBN 10
0415481880, 0415481899, 0203842685
ISBN 13
9780415481885, 9780415481892, 9780203842683
LC Control Number
2010012030
OCLC/WorldCat
426810317

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