altIgThinking Television tells the story of an innovative media literacy project focused on the creation of media programming that -makes money- and -makes a difference-. Woven around critiques of student-produced concepts for -television that thinks-, this book offers new directions for critical media literacy, popular culture studies and the interdisciplinary concerns of cultural studies.qThis is considerable rhetorical work for any character to take on, and much of the success of Hot Pass would come from the ... Two films (Days of Thunder and Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby) dealing with NASCAR indicate how difficult a journey a show such as Hot Pass has to make. ... Talladega Nights, on the other hand, did break new ground. Its central character is a stock car racing champion called Ricky Bobby (played by Will Ferrell) who is challenged by Jeananbsp;...
|Author||:||Anandam P. Kavoori|
|Publisher||:||Peter Lang - 2008-01-01|