The star as icon : celebrity in the age of mass consumption / Daniel Herwitz.

Princess Diana, Jackie O, Grace Kelly & mdash;the star icon is the most talked about yet least understood persona. The object of adoration, fantasy, and cult obsession, the star icon is a celebrity, yet she is also something more: a dazzling figure at the center of a media pantomime that is at o...

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Main Author: Herwitz, Daniel Alan, 1955- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2008.
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