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Author Currid-Halkett, Elizabeth, 1978-

Title Starstruck : the business of celebrity / Elizabeth Currid-Halkett

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Faber and Faber, 2010
Edition First edition
 CCRI-Warwick  BJ1470.5 .C87 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  BJ1470.5 .C87 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  BJ1470.5 .C87 2010    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for CCRI-Warwick Orders on 06-29-2011.
Descript 310 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-288) and index
Contents Celebrity today -- The celebrity residual : the inexplicable brew of talent, fame, and celebrity -- The relative celebrity (or, the biggest star you never heard of) -- Inside the star machine : celebrity as industry -- How to become a star : the celebrity network -- Whatever you do, don't go to Vegas : the geography of stardom -- The economics of the celebrity residual -- The democratic celebrity -- The future of celebrity
LC subject Fame
ISBN 9780865479098 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0865479097 (hardcover : alk. paper)