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Narrative and Genre free pdf This text introduces students to key concepts in media studies. It covers the major narrative theorists including Todorov, Propp, Levi Strauss, Barthes and applies their ideas via case examples ranging from "The X Files" to newspaper reporting. It then moves on to offer an extensive analysis of the basic schema and conventions of genre, drawing on the film noir, the TV cop genre and science fiction for examples, and showing how the repertoire of elements of each ranges across setting, character, narrative, iconography, style and stars.

About Nick Lacey

NICK LACEY worked in a variety of media institutions, after graduating in Film and Literature at Warwick University, including Times Newspapers, EMAP and Yorkshire Television. He has been teaching Media Studies since 1991. He is Head of Media Studies at Benton Park School.

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Author : Nick Lacey
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 22 February 2000
ISBN : 0333658728
EAN : 9780333658727
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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