Understanding media: The celebrity in the text
Understanding media: The celebrity in the text

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Understanding media: The celebrity in the text


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Figure 1 Copyright © Phil Hillyard/Newspix;

Figure 2 Copyright © SIPS/Rex Features;

Figure 3 Copyright © Gregg De Guire/Wireimage;

Figure 4 Courtesy of Ford Motor Company UK;

Figure 5 (a) Cover artwork of ‘Kylie’ by Kylie Minogue used by permission of Pete Waterman Ltd;

Figure 5 (b) Cover artwork for ‘Fever’ and ‘Body Language’ by Kylie Minogue used by permission of EMI Records;

Figure 5 (c) Cover artwork for ‘Kylie Minogue’ used by permission of BMG UK & Ireland Ltd;

Figure 5 (d) Cover artwork for ‘Fever’ and ‘Body Language’ by Kylie Minogue used by permission of EMI Records.

Reading 1 Neale, S. (1990) Questions of Genre, Screen, Vol. 31.1 Spring 1990. By permission of Screen;

Reading 2 Connell, I., Personalities in the popular media, in Dahlgren, P. and Sparks, C. (eds) (1992) Journalism and Popular Culture. Reprinted by permission of Sage Publications Ltd. All material included in the PDF samples is the exclusive property of the Sage Publications, or its licensors, and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. The download of the files(s) is intended for the User’s personal and non commercial use. Any other use of the download of the work is strictly prohibited. User may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, reproduce, create derivative words (including course packs) from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit the content of the files(s) in whole or in part. Permission may be sought for further use from sage Publications Ltd, Rights & Permissions Department, 1, Oliver’s Yard, 55 City Road, London, EC1Y 1SP, UK. Fax: +44 (020) 7324 8600. By downloading the files(s), the User acknowledges and agrees to these terms.

Adapted from Sjoerd ten Kate. [Details correct as of 4 April 2011.]

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