Ocusing on a particular nation, examine how media globalisation is impacting on national identity.

This module is called Media, Culture and Identity
Required readings for this topic:
Barlow, D. and Mills, B. (2009) Reading Media Theory, London: Pearson Longman.
Curran, J. and Morley, D. (eds) (2006) Media and Cultural Theory. London: Routledge.
Hall, S. (ed) (1997) Representation. London: Sage.
Kellner, D. (1995) Media Culture: Cultural Studies, Identity and Politics Between the Modern and Postmodern. London: Routledge.
Long, P. and Wall, T. (2009) Media Studies : Texts, Production and Context. Harlow: Pearson Longman.
Woodward, K. (ed) (1997) Identity and Difference. London: Sage.
Jameson, Fredric (1991) a?Culture: The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalisma in Postmodernism or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism, Verso
Baudrillard, Jean. (1988) a?Simulacra and Simulationsa? in Selected Writings. Polity Press.

Further Reading:
Ang I. (1996) Living Rooms War: Rethinking Media Audiences for a Postmodern World Routledge
Baudrillard J. (1988) Selected Writings Polity Press
Best S. and Kellner D. (1991) Postmodern Theory, Macmillan
Bignall, Jonathan (2000) Postmodern Media Culture, Edinburgh University Press
Foster H. (ed) (1993) Postmodern Culture Pluto Press
Hebdige, Dick (1988) Hiding in the Light London: Routledge
Homer, Sean(1998) Fredric Jameson: Marxism, Hermeneutics, Postmodernism Polity
E.Ann Kaplan(ed) (1988) Postmodernism and its Discontents Verso
Lyotard J.F. (1984)The Postmodern Condition Manchester University Press
Mercer, Kobena Welcome to the Jungle, Routledge
Owens, Craig (1992) Beyond Recognition: Representation, Power, and Culture, University of California