OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

Making Radio: Early Radio Production and the Rise of Modern Sound Culture

ISBN : 9780190497118

Price(incl.tax): 
¥11,396
Author: 
Shawn VanCour
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
160 x 243 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
Send mail
Print

Long before the network era, radio writers and programmers developed methods and performance styles that were grounded in emerging audio technologies. Making Radio reveals radio as the missing link in the history of modern sound culture.

Index: 

Acknowledgments
Introduction - A Production-Oriented Approach to Early Broadcasting
Ch. 1 - Making Radio Time: Managing Broadcasting's Sonic Flows
Ch. 2 - Making Radio Genres: Radiogenie as a Force in Early Program Development
Ch. 3 - Making Radio Music: Creating the Radio Sound
Ch. 4 - Making Radio Drama: Creating Sound Fictions
Ch. 5 - Making Radio Talk: Taming Electric Speech
Conclusion - Mediamaking and the Making of Media Labor
Appendix - A Note on Sources
Abbreviations
Notes
Bibliography
Index

About the author: 

Shawn VanCour is Assistant Professor of Media Archival Studies in UCLA's Department of Information Studies. His research includes work on history of media technologies, media industries and labor practices, media archiving and preservation, and music and sound studies.

The price listed on this page is the recommended retail price for Japan. When a discount is applied, the discounted price is indicated as “Discount price”. Prices are subject to change without notice.