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Award: BA (Hons) Media Production

Postfeminism and Progression: An investigation into representations in Sex and the City and Big Little Lies

  • Author:
  • Sarah Olivier
  • Subjects:
  • 1990s
  • Big Little Lies
  • female expression
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • film theory
  • postfeminism
  • Sex and the City
  • television
  • textual analysis
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

COVID-19: The Infodemic – Exploring the social implications of spreading coronavirus misinformation through social media

  • Author:
  • Felix Schoien-Williams
  • Subjects:
  • Coronavirus
  • Covid-19
  • digital infrastructure
  • digital technology
  • epidemiology
  • Facebook
  • fake news
  • health
  • infodemic
  • information
  • misinformation
  • pandemic
  • psychology
  • social media
  • Twitter
  • viral information
  • virus
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

An Exploration of the Theme of Environmentalism in Disney Pixar Animations, with a Particular Focus on WALL-E (2008)

  • Author:
  • Finn Harry Beckett
  • Subjects:
  • audience
  • climate action
  • climate crisis
  • consumerism
  • Disney Pixar
  • eco-narratives
  • ecology
  • environmentalism
  • film
  • media
  • merchandise
  • WALL-E
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2021
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

Making a Celebrity: An analysis of the representation of serial killers as celebrities within ‘The Silence of the Lambs’, ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile’, and ‘Mindhunter’.

  • Author:
  • Harriet Olivia Richardson
  • Subjects:
  • celebrity
  • Crime
  • film
  • mass media
  • media
  • sensationalism
  • serial killer
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

An Analysis of American Exceptionalism within Iron Man (Favreau, 2008) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

  • Author:
  • Jacob O’Dell
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • cinema
  • exceptionalism
  • heroism
  • Iron Man
  • Marvel
  • mass media
  • media
  • mythology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production

Has new media affected the way in which the general public engages with politics in the UK?

  • Author:
  • Andrew Charles Bransgrove Knight
  • Subjects:
  • entertainment
  • information
  • mass media
  • media
  • new media
  • politics
  • public discourse
  • social media
  • socio-politics
  • sociocultural impact
  • technology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Media Production