Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material
Author Grusin, Richard A.

Title Premediation : affect and mediality after 9/11 / Richard Grusin.

Imprint Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.23 G927p 2010    ---  Available
Description xii, 196 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 180-187) and index.
Contents Remediating 9/11 -- Premediation -- Affect, mediality and Abu Ghraib -- The affective life of media -- The anticipation of security.
Summary "In an era of heightened securitization, print, televisual and networked media have become obsessed with the pre-mediation of future events. In response to the shock of 9/11, socially networked US and global media work to premediate collective affects of anticipation and connectivity, while also perpetuating low levels of apprehension or fear"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Mass media and culture.
Mass media -- Influence.
Image (Philosophy)
Communication -- Political aspects.
Civilization, Modern -- 21st century.
ISBN 9780230242524 (pbk.)
9780230242517 (hbk.)
0230242510 (hbk.)
0230242529 (pbk.)

Available items only