Recombinant Comedy, Transmedial Mobility, and Viral Video
- Intertextuality, mediation, and membersâ€™ categories in focus groups on humor. Furukawa, Toshiaki // Pragmatics & Society;2010, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p257
This paper extends studies on intertextuality into a more explicitly interactional context. I examine the actual process of intertextuality where comedy audiences construct recombinant selves through making sense of various membership categories as well as through making sense of a certain kind...
- BESTSELLERS. // U.S. News & World Report;08/21/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 7, p66
Presents a list of top entertainment Web sites, as determined by Nielson and NetRatings.
- DAN SNIERSON'S HIT LIST. SNIERSON, DAN // Entertainment Weekly;8/31/2012, Issue 1222, p18
The article presents a list of satirical popular culture-related news briefs, which includes the seizure of counterfeit shoes by U.S. customs agents, a lawsuit against drummer Tommy Lee over his alleged theft of a drum contraption, and statues of soccer player David Beckham outside of H&M...
- FILM FRAMES: CINEMATIC LITERACY AND SATIRIC VIOLENCE IN CONTEMPORARY MOVIES. Bishop, Ellen // Post Script;Winter/Spring97, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p18
This essay extends the term literacy to not only mean the students' growing abilities to read printed and filmed texts but also to read their own understandings of popular culture. It explores the cinematic literacy and satiric violence in contemporary movies and television shows line the...
- HOT VIDEOCLIPSâ„¢. // Billboard;6/2/2007, Vol. 119 Issue 22, p61
A chart of the top videoclips for the week of June 2, 2007, is presented.
- DAN SNIERSON'S HIT LIST. Snierson, Dan // Entertainment Weekly;9/23/2011, Issue 1173, p26
The article presents a satirical view of entertainment industry-related news including actor Charlie Sheen's 46th birthday celebration, a car accident involving actress Reese Witherspoon, and the television network HBO's acquisition of a television series about cable news written by Aaron Sorkin.
- BITING WORDS. El-Safty, Amirah // Walrus;Nov2011, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p22
The article presents a brief history of the definition of the words satire and comedy.
- Stevenson's Samoa and the metamorphoses of power. Gorak, Jan // Journal of Stevenson Studies;2015, Vol. 12, p33
The article presents an essay that discussed critique of colonial exploitation somewhere between light comedy and bitter satire.
- Wikipedia - Free and Reliable? Mattus, Maria // NORDICOM Review;May2009, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p183
Wikipedia is a multilingual, Internet-based, free, wiki-encyclopaedia that is created by its own users. The aim of the present article is to let users' descriptions of their impressions and experiences of Wikipedia increase our understanding of the function and dynamics of this collaboratively...