American Idolatry: Celebrity, Commodity and Reality by Christopher E. Bell

By Christopher E. Bell

the preferred definition characterizes superstar as a made of manufacture instead of advantage. If reputation is taken to symbolize the popularity of feat, then smooth famous person, by contrast, has to be in accordance with whatever except success, for big name and reputation usually are not a similar thing.
This ebook explores the method during which star is created, utilizing the 1st seven seasons of Fox Television’s American Idol as a framework for research of ways big name is outlined, generated, nurtured, and intensified.

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