Big brother: Reconfiguring the 'active' audience of cultural studies

Tincknell, E. and Raghuram, P. (2002) Big brother: Reconfiguring the 'active' audience of cultural studies. European Journal of Cultural Studies, 5 (2). pp. 199-215. ISSN 1367-5494 Available from:

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Additional Information:One of the most frequently downloaded articles in the EJCS (no. 7 in ranking), this peer reviewed journal article was reprinted with minor revisions in Understanding Reality Television (Holmes and Jermyn, 2004), the first reader in the area of reality TV. It has received at least 10 citations including: S. Holmes, �But This Time You Choose', International Journal of Cultural Studies, Vol. 7, No. 2, 213-231 (2004); S. Holmes, �Reality Goes Pop! Reality TV, Popular Music, and Narratives of Stardom in Pop Idol', Television & New Media, Vol. 5, No. 2, 147-172 (2004); C. Strange, �Hybrid history and the retrial of the painful past' Crime, Media, Culture, Vol. 2, No. 2, 197-215 (2006); Penelope Coutas, �Fame, Fortune, Fantasi: Indonesian Idol and the New Celebrity' Asian Journal of Communication, Volume 16 Issue 4 2006 , pages 371 � 392; Jack Z. Bratich, �Nothing Is Left Alone for Too Long' Journal of Communication Inquiry, Vol. 30, No. 1, 65-83 (2006); E. Ytreberg �Premeditations of performance in recent live television: A scripting approach to media production studies' European Journal of Cultural Studies, November 1, 2006; 9(4): 421 - 440. As principal author working with a geographer whose input related to the specifics of the way cultural studies had understood audiences in terms of method, Tincknell was responsible for identifying the critical framing and field-specific concerns addressed by the chapter.
Uncontrolled Keywords:intertextuality, media texts, reality television, resistant audience, technology
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education
ID Code:6922
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