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Gods Like Us
Gods Like Us
Written by Ty Burr
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ISBN: 9780307390844
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Gods Like Us
On Movie Stardom and Modern Fame
Written by Ty Burr


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.95

With 8 Pages of Black-and-White Photographs

In this captivating history of stardom, Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr traces our obsession with fame from the dawn of cinema through the age of the Internet. Why do we obsess over the individuals we come to call stars? How has both the image of...

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Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771025334
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Black Code
Inside the Battle for Cyberspace
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $29.99

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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The Revolution Was Televised
The Revolution Was Televised
Written by Alan Sepinwall, Read by Joe Ochman
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ISBN: 9780804148702
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The Revolution Was Televised
The Cops, Crooks, Slingers, and Slayers Who Changed TV Drama Forever
Written by Alan Sepinwall
Read by Joe Ochman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $20.00

A mob boss in therapy. An experimental, violent prison unit. The death of an American city, as seen through a complex police investigation. A lawless frontier town trying to talk its way into the United States. A corrupt cop who rules his precinct like a warlord. The survivors of a plane... Read more >
Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771025341
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Black Code
Inside the Battle for Cyberspace
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $13.99

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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I Do and I Don't
I Do and I Don't
Written by Jeanine Basinger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269164
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I Do and I Don't
A History of Marriage in the Movies
Written by Jeanine Basinger


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $30.00

From one of our leading film historians and interpreters: a brilliantly researched, irresistibly witty, delightfully illustrated examination of “the marriage movie”; what it is (or isn’t) and what it has to tell us about the movies—and ourselves.

As long as there have been feature movies there have been marriage movies, and yet...

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I Do and I Don't
I Do and I Don't
Written by Jeanine Basinger
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ISBN: 9780307962225
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I Do and I Don't
A History of Marriage in the Movies
Written by Jeanine Basinger


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

From one of our leading film historians and interpreters: a brilliantly researched, irresistibly witty, delightfully illustrated examination of “the marriage movie”; what it is (or isn’t) and what it has to tell us about the movies—and ourselves.

As long as there have been feature movies there have been marriage movies, and yet...

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Censored 2013
Censored 2013
Edited by Mickey Huff, Illustrated by Khalil Bendib, Contribution by Project Censored
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804220
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Censored 2013
The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2011-2012
Edited by Mickey Huff
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Contribution by Project Censored


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $19.95

Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group--a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff--has produced a Top-25 list of underreported news stories and a book, Censored, dedicated to the stories that ought... Read more >
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Censored 2013
The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2011-2012
Edited by Mickey Huff
Illustrated by Khalil Bendib
Contribution by Project Censored


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $19.95

Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation's oldest news-monitoring group--a university-wide project at Sonoma State University founded by Carl Jensen, directed for many years by Peter Phillips, and now under the leadership of Mickey Huff--has produced a Top-25 list of underreported news stories and a book, Censored, dedicated to the stories that ought... Read more >
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Fanpire
The Twilight Saga and the Women Who Love it
Written by Tanya Erzen


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $24.95

An author immerses herself in the frenzied fandom of Twilight, the young-adult vampire romance series that has captivated women of all ages
 
Twilight, Stephenie Meyer’s young-adult vampire romance series, has captivated women of all ages, from teenagers who swoon over the film adaptations to college-educated women who devour the novels as a... Read more >
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Fanpire
Fanpire
Written by Tanya Erzen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807006337
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Fanpire
The Twilight Saga and the Women Who Love it
Written by Tanya Erzen


Format: Hardcover, 184 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $24.95

An author immerses herself in the frenzied fandom of Twilight, the young-adult vampire romance series that has captivated women of all ages
 
Twilight, Stephenie Meyer’s young-adult vampire romance series, has captivated women of all ages, from teenagers who swoon over the film adaptations to college-educated women who devour the novels as a... Read more >
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Tension City
Tension City
Written by Jim Lehrer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981438
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Tension City
Inside the Presidential Debates
Written by Jim Lehrer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $16.00

With an update by the author for the 2012 election
 
A veteran newsman who has presided over eleven presidential and vice-presidential debates, Jim Lehrer gives readers a ringside seat for some of the epic political battles of our time, shedding light on all of the critical turning points and rhetorical...

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Free Ride
Free Ride
Written by Robert Levine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307739773
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Free Ride
How Digital Parasites Are Destroying the Culture Business, and How the Culture Business Can Fight Back
Written by Robert Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $16.00

How did the newspaper, music, and film industries go from raking in big bucks to scooping up digital dimes? Their customers were lured away by the free ride of technology. Now, business journalist Robert Levine shows how they can get back on track.

On the Internet, “information wants to be free.&rdquo... Read more >
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Gaga Feminism
Gaga Feminism
Written by J. Jack Halberstam
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807010983
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Gaga Feminism
Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal
Written by J. Jack Halberstam


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $26.95

A roadmap to sex and gender for the twenty-first century, using Lady Gaga as a symbol for a new kind of feminism

Why are so many women single, so many men resisting marriage, and so many gays and lesbians having babies? 
 
In Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal, J. Jack Halberstam... Read more >
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Gaga Feminism
Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal
Written by J. Jack Halberstam


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $26.95

A roadmap to sex and gender for the twenty-first century, using Lady Gaga as a symbol for a new kind of feminism

Why are so many women single, so many men resisting marriage, and so many gays and lesbians having babies? 
 
In Gaga Feminism: Sex, Gender, and the End of Normal, J. Jack Halberstam... Read more >
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Gods Like Us
Gods Like Us
Written by Ty Burr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907424
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Gods Like Us
On Movie Stardom and Modern Fame
Written by Ty Burr


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $12.99

WITH 8 PAGES OF BLACK-AND-WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS

How—and why—do we obsess over movie stars? How does fame both reflect and mask the person behind it? How have the image of stardom and our stars’ images altered over a century of cultural and technological change? Do we create celebrities, or do they create us?
 
Ty... Read more >
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The Media Ecosystem
The Media Ecosystem
Written by Antonio Lopez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944592
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The Media Ecosystem
What Ecology Can Teach Us about Responsible Media Practice
Written by Antonio Lopez


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $12.95

In The Media Ecosystem, Antonio Lopez draws together the seemingly disparate realms of ecology and media studies to present a fresh and provocative interpretation of the current state of the mass media—and its potential future. Lopez explores the connections between media and the environment, arguing that just as the world's powers...

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The Media Ecosystem
What Ecology Can Teach Us about Responsible Media Practice
Written by Antonio Lopez


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $10.95

In The Media Ecosystem, Antonio Lopez draws together the seemingly disparate realms of ecology and media studies to present a fresh and provocative interpretation of the current state of the mass media—and its potential future. Lopez explores the connections between media and the environment, arguing that just as the world's powers...

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In Broad Daylight
In Broad Daylight
Written by Gabriele Pedulla
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844678532
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In Broad Daylight
Movies and Spectators After the Cinema
Written by Gabriele Pedulla


Format: Hardcover, 182 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
Price: $24.95

From plasma screens to smartphones, today moving images are everywhere. How have films adapted to this new environment? And how has the experience of the spectator changed because of this proliferation? In Broad Daylight investigates one of the decisive shifts in the history of Western aesthetics, exploring the metamorphosis of films... Read more >
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The Return of the Public
The Return of the Public
Written by Dan Hind
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844678631
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The Return of the Public
Democracy, Power and the Case for Media Reform
Written by Dan Hind


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $19.95

Under the incurious gaze of the major media, the political establishment and the financial sector have become increasingly deceitful and dangerous in recent years. At the same time, journalists at Rupert Murdoch’s News International and elsewhere have been breaking the law on an industrial scale. Now we are expected to stay... Read more >
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The Blind Giant
The Blind Giant
Written by Nick Harkaway
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345803726
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The Blind Giant
Being Human in a Digital World
Written by Nick Harkaway


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

Nick Harkaway, author of Angelmaker, presents a rousing and energizing look at how we can meaningfully and constructively engage with technology—creating an essential handbook for anyone trying to be human in a digital age.
 
Some say our devices will lead us to ruin: isolating us from our neighbors, warping communication, delivering an unregulated... Read more >
Codex of the Soul
Astrology, Archetypes, and Your Sacred Blueprint
Written by VerDarLuz


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $13.95

In Codex of the Soul, VerDarLuz guides the reader through the multifaceted nature of astrology, focusing on its practical use and spiritual nature. Providing practical and effective techniques for experiencing your birthchart, VerDarLuz explores the planets as an evolutionary force within the soul, seeking to be awakened and realized at certain... Read more >
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Rise of the Videogame Zinesters
Rise of the Videogame Zinesters
Written by Anna Anthropy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609803728
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Rise of the Videogame Zinesters
How Freaks, Normals, Amateurs, Artists, Dreamers, Drop-outs, Queers, Housewives, and People Like You Are Taking Back an Art Form
Written by Anna Anthropy


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.95

Part critical essay, part manifesto, part DIY guide, and altogether unprecedented, Rise of the Videogame Zinesters shows why the multi-billion dollar videogame industry needs to change—and how a new generation of artists can change it. Indie game designer extraordinaire Anna Anthropy makes an ardent plea for the industry to move beyond... Read more >
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Rise of the Videogame Zinesters
How Freaks, Normals, Amateurs, Artists, Dreamers, Drop-outs, Queers, Housewives, and People Like You Are Taking Back an Art Form
Written by Anna Anthropy


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $14.95

"Anna Anthropy is a key personality in the ongoing paradigm shift that is slowly changing the way videogames are understood, by creators and players, and by the wider culture." 
—Patrick Alexander, Eegra.com

"Equal parts autobiography, ethnography, and how-to manual, this book concisely makes the case for the unique power of 'zinester' games."
—Adam Parrish, NYU's... Read more >
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The Fox Effect
The Fox Effect
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279583
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The Fox Effect
How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a Propaganda Machine
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.00

Based on the meticulous research of the news watchdog organization Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt show how Fox News, under its president Roger Ailes, changed from a right-leaning news network into a partisan advocate for the Republican Party.

The Fox Effect follows the career of Ailes from... Read more >
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The Fox Effect
The Fox Effect
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America, Read by Bob Dunsworth
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307969262
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The Fox Effect
How Roger Ailes Turned a Network into a Propaganda Machine
Written by David Brock, Ari Rabin-Havt and Media Matters for America
Read by Bob Dunsworth


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $20.00

Based on the meticulous research of the news watchdog organization Media Matters for America, David Brock and Ari Rabin-Havt show how Fox News, under its president Roger Ailes, changed from a right-leaning news network into a partisan advocate for the Republican Party.

The Fox Effect follows the career of Ailes from... Read more >
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