Download PDF by Janice Peck: Age of Oprah: Cultural Icon for the Neoliberal Era (Media

By Janice Peck

ISBN-10: 1594514682

ISBN-13: 9781594514685

ISBN-10: 1594514690

ISBN-13: 9781594514692

over the past 20 years Oprah Winfrey's trip has taken her from speak convey queen to-as Time journal has asserted-"one of crucial figures in well known culture." via her speak express, journal, web site, seminars, charity paintings, and public appearances, her impression within the social, fiscal, and political arenas of yankee lifestyles is substantial and previously, mostly unexamined. within the Age of Oprah, media pupil and journalist Janice Peck lines Winfrey's growing to be cultural effect and illustrates the interesting parallels among her highway to popularity and fortune and the political-economic upward thrust of neoliberalism during this nation. whereas trying to comprehend Oprah's ascent to the close to- iconic prestige that she enjoys at the present time, Peck's ebook offers a desirable window into the intersection of yank politics and tradition over the last area century.

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