Posts Tagged "routledge"

Stories from La La Land

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Critic's Area | 0 comments

It has been just over 3 weeks since I came back from La La Land, but its stories will continue to fill us. Such is the symbolic power of immortality in Hollywood stardom. I am pleased to share that my Celebrity Studies publication and interview for Toronto & Vancouver Sun 24 Hours News have been released  for worldwide readers today. I will never forget the private journeys of writing and speaking on what has been made public. It all started after my talk in Australia and during my travels in the US and Costa Rica. I will also forever remember how my mum’s talent and inspirations...

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Writing in Transit

Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in Critic's Area | 0 comments

Dear Readers, Hope March started off well for all! It is a pleasure to update that I just received Celebrity and the Media from University of Portsmouth in the UK. I am looking forward to reviewing the book for Routledge publishers next month. I received the offer while I was travelling from Australia to Canada. You can have a glimpse of my latest journey here: In Australia, my co-author Dr Hilary Wheaton and I had the honour and pleasure to speak at the inaugural Persona Studies symposium.  The talk was based on an area that we are passionate about: the...

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Celebrity Studies – Latest Books

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Critic's Area | 0 comments

Dear Celebrity Studies Readers, Hope your week started off well! Please find below some of the latest publications available in Celebrity Studies now: *  Cook, P. (2013) Nicole Kidman. BFI. *  Egan, K and Thomas, S. (2013) Cult Film Stardom: Offbeat Attractions and Processes of Cultification. Palgrave. *  Galbraith, P. W. and Karlin, J. G. (2012) Idols and Celebrity in Japanese Media Culture. Palgrave. *  McDonald, P. (2013) Hollywood Stardom. Wiley-Blackwell. *  Shingler, M. (2012) Star Studies: A Critical Guide. BFI. *  Smith, S. (2013) Elizabeth Taylor. BFI. *  Symons, A. (2012) Mel...

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