Week 12: Boybands

Matthew Stahl (2002) ‘Authentic Boy Bands on TV? Performers and Impresarios in The Monkees and Making the Band’, Popular Music,
Vol. 21, No. 3, Music and Television (Oct., 2002), pp. 307-329, http://www.jstor.org/stable/853721

Daisy Asquith (2016) ‘Crazy About One Direction: Whose Shame Is It Anyway?’  in Lucy Bennett and Paul Booth (eds), Seeing Fans: Representations of Fandom in Media and Popular Culture,  New York: Bloomsbury. [link]

William Proctor (2016) ‘A New Breed of Fan?: Regimes of Truth, One Direction Fan and Representations of Enfreakment’ in Lucy Bennett and Paul Booth (eds), Seeing Fans: Representations of Fandom in Media and Popular Culture,  New York: Bloomsbury.

Bethan Jones (2016) ‘”I Will Throw You off Your Ship and You Will Drown and Die”: Death Threats, Intra-Fandom Hate, and the Performance of Fangirling’ in Lucy Bennett and Paul Booth (eds), Seeing Fans: Representations of Fandom in Media and Popular Culture,  New York: Bloomsbury.

Noel McLaughlin, Martin McLoone (2014) ‘From Men to Boys: Masculinity, Politics and the Irish Boy Band’ in Conn Holohan & Tony Tracy (eds), Masculinity and Irish Popular Culture, Palgrave. [Google Books link]

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