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Audience of one : Donald Trump, television, and the fracturing of America / James Poniewozik.

Poniewozik, James, (author.).
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  • 14 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 324.7 PON (Text) 33118000191898 Adult: New Book Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 302.23 PON (Text) 76895000316804 1st Floor New Books Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 302.23 Pon (Text) 32604000206343 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 302.23 PONIEWOZIK (Text) 32826014215495 New Books Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 302.2345 PONI (Text) 39213000869333 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 302.2345 P797 (Text) 76383000471472 Adult New Shelf, NF Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 302.2345 PONI (Text) 39391006966202 Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 302.2345 PONIEWOZIK (Text) 34330513407586 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 302.234 PON (Text) 37323005453926 NEW-BKS Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 302.2345 PON (Text) 78551000543440 Non-Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781631494420
  • ISBN: 1631494422
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 325 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2019]

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Includes bibliographical references pages (pages [285]-309) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"A generational work that, using television, reframes America's identity through the rattled mind of a septuagenarian, insomniac, cable-news-junkie president. In the tradition of great cultural figures like Marshall McLuhan and Neil Postman, New York Times chief television critic James Poniewozik traces the history of television and mass media from the early 1980s to today, and demonstrates how a "volcanic, camera- hogging antihero" merged with America's most powerful medium to become our forty-fifth president. Beginning where Postman left off, Audience of One weaves together two compelling stories. The first charts the seismic evolution of television from a monolithic mass medium, with three mainstream networks, into today's fractious confederation of "spite-and-insult" media subcultures. The second examines Donald Trump himself, who took advantage of these historic changes to constantly reinvent himself: from boastful cartoon zillionaire; to 1990s self-parodic sitcom fixture; to The Apprentice-reality-TV star; and, finally, to Twitter-mad, culture-warring demagogue. A trenchant, often slyly hilarious, work, Audience of One provides an eye- opening history of American media and a sobering reflection of the raucous, "gorillas-are always-fighting" culture we've now become"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Trump, Donald, 1946-
Trump, Donald, 1946- > In mass media.
Mass media > Political aspects > United States.
Television in politics > United States.
Political culture > United States.

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