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The Resource Class dismissed : how TV frames the working class, a project by Pepi Leistyna ; directed by Loretta Alper ; produced & written by Loretta Alper & Pepi Leistyna, (videorecording)

Class dismissed : how TV frames the working class, a project by Pepi Leistyna ; directed by Loretta Alper ; produced & written by Loretta Alper & Pepi Leistyna, (videorecording)

Label
Class dismissed : how TV frames the working class
Title
Class dismissed
Title remainder
how TV frames the working class
Statement of responsibility
a project by Pepi Leistyna ; directed by Loretta Alper ; produced & written by Loretta Alper & Pepi Leistyna
Title variation
  • Class dismissed
  • How TV frames the working class
  • How television frames the working class
Title variation remainder
how TV frames the working class
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"Featuring interviews with media analysts and cultural historians, this documentary examines the patterns inherent in TV's disturbing depictions of working class people as either clowns or social deviants, stereotypical portrayals that reinforce the myth of meritocracy"--Container
Cataloging source
NKT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Julius Bolton ... [et al.] ; editor, Jeremy Smith
Language note
English dialogue with optional subtitles in English or Spanish
PerformerNote
Narrated by Ed Asner
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leistyna, Pepi
  • Alper, Loretta
  • Asner, Edward
  • Media Education Foundation
Runtime
62
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class on television
  • Social classes in mass media
  • Mass media
Technique
live action
Label
Class dismissed : how TV frames the working class, a project by Pepi Leistyna ; directed by Loretta Alper ; produced & written by Loretta Alper & Pepi Leistyna, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include 42 min. of additional interview footage -- More on social class (10:35) ; More on women & class (3:59) ; More on race & class (11:42) ; More on class & the media (3:18) ; Haggins on race & mirror sitcoms (6:33) ; Kelley on hip hop (1:58) ; Henderson on Queer visibility (3:40)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Class matters
  • The
  • American dream machine
  • From the margins to the middle
  • Women have class
  • Class clowns
  • No class
  • Class action
Control code
62862657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Isbn
9781932869033
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62862657
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Class dismissed : how TV frames the working class, a project by Pepi Leistyna ; directed by Loretta Alper ; produced & written by Loretta Alper & Pepi Leistyna, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features include 42 min. of additional interview footage -- More on social class (10:35) ; More on women & class (3:59) ; More on race & class (11:42) ; More on class & the media (3:18) ; Haggins on race & mirror sitcoms (6:33) ; Kelley on hip hop (1:58) ; Henderson on Queer visibility (3:40)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Class matters
  • The
  • American dream machine
  • From the margins to the middle
  • Women have class
  • Class clowns
  • No class
  • Class action
Control code
62862657
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (62 min.)
Isbn
9781932869033
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62862657
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      32.771354 -117.193327
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