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Re)contextualising Audience Receptions of Reality TV

  title={Re)contextualising Audience Receptions of Reality TV},
  author={Carolyn Michelle},
This paper seeks to recontextualise key findings from recent studies of reality TV audiences in light of insights drawn from across the wider field. It suggests that modes of engagement and response adopted by different reality TV audiences appear broadly consistent with those identified in relation to a wide variety of genres viewed in diverse national contexts, as charted in the Composite Multi-dimensional Model of audience reception (Michelle 2007). To further illustrate these parallels… 

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