Fashion meets journalism : mapping and evaluating Australian fashion journalism
Wylie, Shannon M. (2014) Fashion meets journalism : mapping and evaluating Australian fashion journalism. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
Fashion journalism can be understood as a complex, inter-dependent set of professional practices that have arisen in a variety of media at the intersection of fashion and journalism. This thesis, Fashion Meets Journalism: Mapping and Evaluating Australian Fashion Journalism, answers the question, 'What is Australian fashion journalism?' in three stages: First, it maps the extent of fashion journalism across media in Australia to locate the field and focus on the sites of fashion journalism; second, it foregrounds practices of the journalism branch, evaluating how and why the field is pitted against other types of journalism when they share an inter-dependent set of professional practices. The opinions of leading industry producers are also sought regarding the matter. Then, considering the current position of fashion journalism, implications for fashion media and journalism are explored in order to improve the visibility of fashion journalism and solidify it as a professional practice.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Supervisor:||Spurgeon, Christina & McNair, Brian|
|Keywords:||fashion journalism, australia, magazines, shannon wylie, journalism, fashion, australian fashion journalism, newspapers, media, online media|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Current > Schools > School of Media, Entertainment & Creative Arts
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||18 Jul 2014 00:57|
|Last Modified:||04 Sep 2015 02:33|
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