Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral FellowGeorgia Institute of Technology
Thanks, Phoebs! Your questionThanks, Phoebs! Your question gets at a tricky point within my article. Most simply, I think of anti-aspirational television as programs that foil aspirational ones such as Keeping Up with the Kardashians or some versions of the Real Housewives wherein we ...
This is such a thoughtfulThis is such a thoughtful take on Huge within the ABC Family landscape, Phoebe! I think you're absolutely right re: their privileging of purchasable beauty. This idea is only reinforced by how frequently their stars appear on the covers of related te ...
NeoliberalismHi, Florian. Thanks for your response! I hear what you're saying about the difference in representations of class in scripted/non-scripted programs, though I can think of exceptions for each (of course). What I would say is that the onus to perpetuat ...