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The celebrity gossip column and newspaper journalism in Britain, 1918-1939

@inproceedings{Newman2014TheCG,
  title={The celebrity gossip column and newspaper journalism in Britain, 1918-1939},
  author={S. Newman},
  year={2014}
}
This thesis analyses the content, tone, form and authorship of the national newspaper gossip column 1918-1939, as a new means through which the qualities of the popular press in this period can be more closely defined. Often dismissed as an example of the sensational, Americanization of early twentieth-century popular culture, the celebrity gossip column has been loosely grouped with the friendly, informal language and bolder formatting of the ‘New Journalism’ of the late nineteenth century and… Expand
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