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Title Postcolonial media culture in Britain / edited by Rosalind Brunt and Rinella Cere.

Published Basingstoke [U.K.] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  302.23080941 POST    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 180 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 156-169) and index.
Contents Postcolonial and media studies: a cognitive map / Rinella Cere -- The Politics of Hip Hop and Cultural Resistance: a British-Asian Perspective / Amir Saeed -- Alien Nation: Contemporary Art and Black Britain / Leon Wainwright -- Mainstreaming Cultural Diversity: Public Service Policy and British Reality Television / Sarita Malik -- Voicing the Community: Participation and Change in Black and Minority Ethnic Local UK Radio / Caroline Mitchell -- From Mosque to YouTube: UK Muslims Go Online / Gary Bunt -- What a Burkha!: Reflections on the UK Media Coverage of the Sharia Law Controversy / Rosalind Brunt -- Engaging Theory and Making Films: Radical Black Cinema in Britain / Chi-Yun Shin -- You've Been Framed: Stereotyping and Performativity in Yasmin / Peter Morey -- Discourses of Separation: News and Documentary Representations of Muslims in Britain / Myra Macdonald -- Debating Contemporary Postcolonial Theory: the Limitations of a Culturalist Approach / Christopher Pawling.
Summary "This fascinating text introduces readers to postcolonial theory using the context of British media culture in ethnic minority communities to explain key ideas and debates. Each chapter considers a specific media output and uses a wealth of examples to offer an absorbing insight into postcolonial media for all students of cultural and media studies"-- Provided by publisher.
Other author Brunt, Rosalind.
Cere, Rinella.
Subject Minorities in mass media -- Great Britain.
Mass media and minorities -- Great Britain.
Mass media and culture -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Cultural pluralism in mass media -- Great Britain.
Cultural pluralism -- Great Britain.
ISBN 9780230545304 (hbk.)
0230545300 (hbk.)
9780230545311 (paperback)
0230545319 (paperback)