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Author Day, Amber.

Title Satire and dissent : interventions in contemporary political debate / Amber Day
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 227 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction : poking holes in the spectacle -- Ironic authenticity -- Truthiness and consequences in parodic news -- Heroes and villains : satiric documentarians spearhead the debate -- Irony in activism -- Moving beyond critique
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Documentary films -- Political aspects -- United States.
Irony -- Political aspects.
Political satire, American -- History and criticism.
Television in politics -- United States.
Television talk shows -- United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010033161
ISBN 0253005140 (electronic bk.)
9780253005144 (electronic bk.)