Regional Aesthetics

Mapping UK Media Cultures

  • Ieuan Franklin
  • Hugh Chignell
  • Kristin Skoog

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. Ieuan Franklin
      Pages 1-13
  3. Living on Location

  4. Urban Subcultures and Structures of Feeling

  5. Broadcasting and Belonging

  6. Borders, Devolution and Contested Histories

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 249-258

About this book


This book is about forms of media that have reflected or increased consciousness of - a sense of place or a regional identity. From landscape painting in the Romantic era to newspaper coverage of devolution, the chapters explore, through contextualized case studies, the aesthetics of a wide range of local, regional and grassroots forms of media.


media regionalism everyday life media history community history space place identity community mobility geography border border narratives national identity social realism social history broadcasting UK media regional media media cultures aesthetics education film media culture Nation organization radio realism television

Editors and affiliations

  • Ieuan Franklin
    • 1
  • Hugh Chignell
    • 1
  • Kristin Skoog
    • 1
  1. 1.Bournemouth UniversityUK

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