The sudden departure of Jian Ghomeshi from Q illustrates that the CBC’s once innovative radio division needs to focus on developing new personalities and formats if it is to adapt to a rapidly evolving mediascape.
In the mobile game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, the celebrity legitimizes her image while also propagating her brand by redefining fame as an accumulation of skills.
Risks, rewards, and a pair of empty shoes; how much can his political edge can he retain?
Part 3 of a 7 part series on LeakyCon focuses on the production of fandom by the “Starkids” theater troupe as well as those fans who call themselves simply “Starkids.”
Casting news on Paul Thomas Anderson’s ‘Inherent Vice’ leads to a reflection on his past work, authorship, and his own inherent vices.
Ten (or more) media industry news items you might have missed recently.
The female voices on The Great Gatsby’s soundtrack channel the hard-won feminist power of past generations.
The controversy surrounding Seth MacFarlane’s hosting of the 2013 Oscars offers an opportunity to have productive discussions about the role of the media in shaping ideology.
A farewell to Phyllis Diller from a reverent scholar-fan.