Is Media Studies about to go viral?

Tara Brabazon, Annie Goldson, Peter Golding, Milly Williamson, Julian McDougall, Cynthia B. Meyers

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Ever since it emerged from English departments in the 1970s, media studies has been routinely dismissed as the archetypal ‘Mickey Mouse’ degree. But in an era of fake news and media hegemony, has this multifaceted subject finally found its place in the zeitgeist?
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationTimes Higher Education
Publication statusPublished - 10 Oct 2019


  • media studies
  • viral
  • fake news
  • Higher education
  • Degree


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