Essays about: "celebrity news"

Found 3 essays containing the words celebrity news.

  1. 1. “Busted!” “...And He's Got a Helluva Explanation for Why” : The Language Use in U.S. Based Online Celebrity Journalism

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Journalistik

    Author : Hanna-Mari Rämä; [2018]
    Keywords : celebrity culture; celebrity news; celebrification; tabloidization; corpus linguistics; rhetorical analysis; critical linguistics; Radar Online; TMZ;

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  2. 2. It’s a Man’s Weed : Mainstream Online News and Visibility During America’s New Marijuana Legalization Era

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Kasey Hariman; [2016]
    Keywords : feminism; celebrity studies; journalism studies; gender; critical discourse analysis; content analysis; cannabis; marijuana; news sources; The Seattle Times; Snoop; Bill Clinton; Barack Obama; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to shed some light on the emerging mainstream news discourses connected to marijuana’s legalization in parts of the United States by asking who is most involved in these discourses, what connections involvement may have to social status and social factors, most significantly gender, as well as what a few discursive themes in marijuana-related coverage might be, and what further research could be most needed. The literature review focused on critical theory, as well as feminist journalism studies, celebrity studies, and other research connected to emerging discourses, in an effort to approach a topic with limited prior social scientific research from a social scientific viewpoint. READ MORE

  3. 3. The life of Kanye : a qualitative content analysis of Kanye West’s twitter practice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Lucas Gloe; [2016]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Celebrity Twitter use has recently been the subject of celebrity studies. Performing authenticity and intimacy as well as engaging interactively with followers are considered central characteristics of ‘micro-celebrity’ practice, which is widely considered to be extensively utilized by celebrities in their use of Twitter. READ MORE