Readings

From The New Media Reader

Du Gay, Paul, ed., “Chap. 1” and “Chap. 3” in Doing Cultural Studies: The Story of the Sony Walkman, Culture, Media and Identities. London ; Thousand Oaks [Calif.]: Sage, in association with The Open University, 1997.

Greenberg, Joshua M. “Introduction”, “Chap. 1”, and “Chap. 2” in From Betamax to Blockbuster: Video Stores and the Invention of Movies on VideoCambridge, Mass: The MIT Press, 2008. pgs. 1-62

Spigel, Lynn. “Chap. 2” and “Chap. 4” in Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992. pgs. 36-72 and 99-135.