Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 June 2018

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780190636500

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Satiric TV in the Americas

Critical Metatainment as Negotiated Dissent

Paul Alonso

  • First book to focus on Latin American audiovisual satire
  • Introduces a new concept for the study of contemporary satire: "critical metatainment as negotiated dissent"
  • Offers a unique lens on political popular culture in Latin America
  • Connects Latin America and the United States in ways rarely seen in academic work, examining international flows of popular media culture within the framework of spectacle, globalization and hibridity