Tom Mills: The Legacy of Edward Herman

Tom Mills pays tribute to Edward S. Herman, and considers the influence of Herman’s ‘propaganda model’ and critique of private media in the US on Mills’s own critique of public media in the UK, as well as Herman’s contribution to media theory and critique more generally. 

Simon Dawes: What is Media Theory?

Simon Dawes introduces the inaugural issue of Media Theory: our special issue of ‘Manifestos’ (1/1).  

Media Theory 1/1: Manifestos

For this inaugural issue of Media Theory – a special issue of ‘Manifestos’ – board members were solicited to write their own manifestos for what an open access journal on media theory to stand for. Introduced and edited by Simon Dawes, it features essays from W.J.T. Mitchell, Liam Cole Young, Scott McQuire, Terry Flew, Marc Read More …