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PhD in Film and Television Studies, Faculty of Arts
The Contested Genre: Conflicting Genre Discourses on American Fantasy Television
My research examines fantasy television as a contested genre, analysing the often conflicting discourses generated about fantasy's definition and generic status by different stakeholders. The project focuses on creators, marketing, trade press, popular press, Over-the-Top streaming services, and audiences as genre stakeholders in the United States post-2000, and examines how the contestation created by stakeholder disagreements shapes our understanding of genre.
Primary Funding Source
Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship for Research Excellence (International)
Conference Papers & Presentations
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