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Author Clark, Joseph, 1975- author.

Title News parade : the American newsreel and the world as spectacle / Joseph Clark
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource (263 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction. "History of the most graphic and thrilling sort" : the history of the newsreel, the newsreel as history -- News parade : the logic of the newsreel system -- Newsreel realism : redefining the real in motion picture news -- "Heroes of the lens" : newsreel cameramen, the Sino-Japanese War, and looking as action -- "Come along. We're going to the Trans-Lux to hiss Roosevelt" : modernity, virtual travel and the newsreel cinema as public forum -- Double vision : World War Two, racial uplift, and politics of visibility in the all-American newsreel -- Conclusion. News parade's gone by?
Summary "A look at the United States' conflicted relationship with news and the media, through the lens of the newsreel."-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 05, 2020)
Subject Mass media -- Audiences.
Motion picture journalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Newsreels -- Social aspects -- United States
Newsreels -- United States -- History -- 20th century
War -- Press coverage -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019033193
ISBN 1452963606