As seen on TV the visual culture of everyday life in the 1950s (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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As seen on TV the visual culture of everyday life in the 1950s

Author: Karal Ann Marling
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. Harvard Univ. Press 2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. Harvard Univ. Press paperback ed., 7. printView all editions and formats
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A study in style, material culture, and art history, this text explores what Americans in the 1950s saw and what they looked for with a gaze newly influenced by TV. From the sensation of Elvis  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karal Ann Marling
ISBN: 0674048830 9780674048836 0674048822 9780674048829
OCLC Number: 254178509
Description: 328 Seiten Illustrationen
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Responsibility: Karal Ann Marling

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[Marling] offers in seven chapters some witty riffs on 50s themes: the topics evoked in As Seen on TV are, in order, women's fashion, amateur painting, the arrival of Disneyland, those fabulous Read more...

 
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