Experiencing music video aesthetics and cultural context
Angel Payne (Author of Saved)Sylvia Day, Meredith Wild, Julie Kenner, Jodi Ellen Malpas, Diana Gabaldon, Lauren Rowe, JR Ward, Shayla Black, Joss Whedon, Lexi Blake, Kresley Cole, Christina Lauren, Aaron Korsch, Matt Bellamy, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Julie Kenner, Laurelin Paige, Helen Hardt, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Rainbow Rowell
Experiencing Music Video: Aesthetics and Cultural Context
Not much was happening in those programs, it now seems clear, but at the time I was transfixed by the image of the musician performing on camera. He mentioned MTV, and I turned toward the set. As a doctoral student in communication, I was well aware of the role of mass media as a shaper of ideology, with its aims to turn Americans into consumers and to inculcate a way of thinking that made the wide gap between the wealthy and the poor appear appropriate and natural. But I felt excited about this video, which seemed to me to possess humanistic and celebratory features. I became an avid watcher. Music video fit my needs. I have a B.