A History of Television News Parody in America: Nothing but the Truthiness (Paperback)

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This book provides the first history of the television news parody genre, analyzing how these shows have functioned as critiques of television news, politics, culture, and American society, while entertaining and informing audiences. Each chapter features a case study and discussion of the genre during a particular decade.

About the Author


Curt Hersey is associate professor of communication at Berry College in Rome, Georgia.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781793637802
ISBN-10: 1793637806
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication Date: February 22nd, 2024
Pages: 296
Language: English