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Wheeler, Mark - Celebrity Politics, ebook

Celebrity Politics

Wheeler, Mark

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In this new book, Mark Wheeler offers the first in-depth analysis of the history, nature and global reach of celebrity politics today.

Celebrity politicians and politicized celebrities have had a profound impact upon the practice of politics

Lilti, Antoine - The Invention of Celebrity, ebook

The Invention of Celebrity

Lilti, Antoine


Frequently perceived as a characteristic of modern culture, the phenomenon of celebrity has much older roots. In this book Antoine Lilti shows that the mechanisms of celebrity were developed in Europe during the Enlightenment, well before films, yellow

Thorburn, Jeff - Celebrities' Favourite Books, ebook

Celebrities' Favourite Books

Thorburn, Jeff


Dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, characterised by mental deterioration and degeneration of the brain, is distressing for both sufferers and those who care for them, and Celebrities' Favourite Books is dedicated to those affected. Containing around 100 letters from well-known people

Cowlin, Chris - Celebrities' Favourite Football Teams, ebook

Celebrities' Favourite Football Teams

Cowlin, Chris


We all like to delve into the minds and lives of our beloved celebrity figures, but this fascinating read is not celebrity gossip, it comes straight from the horse's mouth to reveal all you ever wanted to know about celebrities'

Henby, Julian - Dear Celebrity: Absurd Letters to the Stars, ebook

Dear Celebrity: Absurd Letters to the Stars

Henby, Julian


For some time now, Julian, the Bridget Jones of letter writing, has been badgering decent, hard-working celebrities with a barrage of frankly absurd correspondence, often relating to his dysfunctional family and pets. Dear Celebrity

York, Lorraine - Reluctant Celebrity, ebook

Reluctant Celebrity

York, Lorraine


Treasonous Drift: Celebrity Reluctance as Privilege
Lorraine York
2. Inviting the Shadow to the Party: John Cusack and the Politics of Reluctance
Lorraine York
3. Robert De Niro’s (In)articulate Reluctance
Lorraine York
4. “I’m Not Going

Collins, Sheila - Celebrities' Favourite Pets, ebook

Celebrities' Favourite Pets

Collins, Sheila


Celebrities’ Favourite Pets has been put together in aid of the PDSA (People's Dispensary for Sick Animals) who provide free veterinary treatment to sick and injured animals. This fun book provides a fascinating insight into the favourite pets of people in the public eye and, along with

McDonnell, Andrea - Reading Celebrity Gossip Magazines, ebook

Reading Celebrity Gossip Magazines

McDonnell, Andrea


Americans are obsessed with celebrities. While our fascination with fame intensified throughout the twentieth century, the rise of the weekly gossip magazine in the early 2000s confirmed and fueled our popular culture’s celebrity mania. After a decade