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A cultural shock doctrine?: austerity, the neoliberal state and the creative industries discourse (2014)
Journal Article
Newsinger, J. (2015). A cultural shock doctrine?: austerity, the neoliberal state and the creative industries discourse. Media, Culture and Society, 37(2), 302-313. doi:10.1177/0163443714560134

A number of writers have made the argument that the development creative industries policy discourse in the United Kingdom and elsewhere represents the articulation of a politics that is neoliberal in character. The marginalisation of Blairism in the... Read More

On Javier Bardem’s sex appeal (2014)
Journal Article
Gallagher, M. (2014). On Javier Bardem’s sex appeal. Transnational Cinemas, 5(2), 111-126. doi:10.1080/20403526.2014.959296

Film studies has interrogated the erotic appeal of male stars chiefly through attention to bodily display, addressing onscreen men's availability for or resistance to a theorized gaze. Yet cinematic sexiness depends not only on display of the body, b... Read More

Stallone and Hollywood in Transition (2014)
Book Chapter
Gallagher, M. (2014). Stallone and Hollywood in Transition. In C. Holmlund (Ed.), The Ultimate Stallone Reader, 97-119. Columbia University Press