Small Screen Aesthetics: From Television to the Internet

Small Screen Aesthetics: From Television to the Internet

By: Glen Creeber (author)Hardback

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This new study provides an introduction to TV aesthetics and viewership from the 1940s to the present day, at a time when television as a medium is 'converging' with the pc and laptop.

About Author

Glen Creeber is Senior Lecturer in Television Studies at the University of Aberystwyth, UK. His books include Serial Television: Big Drama on the Small Screen and Tele-visions: An Introduction to Studying Television. He is also editor of The Television Genre Book and 50 Key Television Programmes.


Acknowledgments Introduction PART I: EARLY TV: CREATING AN IMAGE Case Study: I Love Lucy Case Study: The Avengers PART II: TV COMES OF AGE: A MEDIUM IN ITS OWN RIGHT Case Study: CNN International Case Study: The Osbournes PART III: CONVERGING SCREENS: THE INFLUENCE OF CINEMA AND THE INTERNET ON TV Case Study: The Sopranos Case Study: Interactive TV PART IV: WEB TV: THE NEW SMALLS SCREEN Case Study: The Web Cam Case Study: Kony 2012 Conclusion: Endings and Beginnings Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781844574100
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781844574100
  • weight: 574
  • ISBN10: 1844574105

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