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The alternative media handbook

Author: Kate Coyer; Tony Dowmunt; Alan Fountain
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2007.
Series: Media practice.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'Alternative media' are media produced by the socially, culturally and politically excluded: they are always independently run and often community-focused, ranging from pirate radio to activist publications, from digital video experiments to radical work on the Web. The Alternative Media Handbook explores the many and diverse media forms that these non-mainstream media take." "The Alternative Media Handbook gives  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Coyer; Tony Dowmunt; Alan Fountain
ISBN: 041535966X 9780415359665 0415359651 9780415359658
OCLC Number: 154677587
Description: xvi, 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Where alternative media came from: Mysteries of the black box unbound: an alternative history of radio / Kate Coyer --
Alternative film, video and television 1965-2005 / Alan Fountain --
The alternative press / Angela Phillips --
A brief history: the web and interactive media / Chris Atton --
pt. 2. What's happening now: Radical journalism --
Experimental forms --
Access to broadcasting --
Mainstream or alternative media? --
Culture jamming --
New(er) technologies --
Alternative media in development --
Distribution and audiences --
Student media --
Media activism --
pt. 3. Doing it yourself: DIY media-making resources --
Funding and finance --
"We are the network ..."
Series Title: Media practice.
Responsibility: Kate Coyer, Tony Dowmunt and Alan Fountain.
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Outlines the different types of 'alternative media' and offers an overview of global alternative media activity, before moving on to provide information about alternative media production and how to  Read more...

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