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By P. David Marshall

Companion to Celebrity provides a multi-disciplinary selection of unique essays that discover myriad matters on the subject of the origins, evolution, and present traits within the box of big name studies.

  • Offers a close, systematic, and transparent presentation of all features of megastar reviews, with a constitution that rigorously construct its enquiry
  • Draws at the most modern scholarly advancements in megastar analyses
  • Presents new and provocative methods of exploring celebrity’s meanings and textures
  • Considers the progressive ways that new social media have impacted at the creation and intake of celebrity 

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