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Author Mosser, Jason.
Title The participatory journalism of Michael Herr, Norman Mailer, Hunter S. Thompson, and Joan Didion : creating new reporting styles / Jason Mosser ; with a preface by Philip Sipiora.
Published Lewiston : The Edwin Mellen Press, 2012.
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 Floor4  PS366.R44 M86 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description vii, 246 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-239) and index.
Contents Introduction: participatory new journalism -- Michael Herr's dispatches: journalist as hipster and postmodern hero -- Norman Mailer's The armies of the night: journalist as novelist and intellectual -- Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and loathing: on the campaign trail '72: journalist as prankster and prophet -- Joan Didion's Salvador and Miami: journalist as witness and oracle.
Subject Reportage literature, American -- History and criticism.
American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Journalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Herr, Michael -- Criticism and interpretation.
Mailer, Norman -- Criticism and interpretation.
Thompson, Hunter S. -- Criticism and interpretation.
Didion, Joan -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 9780773425996
OCLC number 774492377