Reviews – Breaking Boundaries in Political Entertainment Studies

Top Reviews for Breaking Boundaries: In Political Entertainment Studies

Given the popularity of shows like the Daily Show and The Colbert Report, this book is an interesting ;look into the world of political entertainment. This is must read not only for those anyone interested in politics, journalism, and entertainment but for anyone interested in bridging the methodological chasms in research.

“Breaking Boundries” effectively demonstrates how political entertainment is rooted into American politics. Young and Gray advocate for a more diversified study of political entertainment texts so that we can broaden the discussion around them.


This book offers fresh perspectives on political entertainment research. It incorporates a healthy balance of both quantitative and cultural aspects in assessing how various segments of the media cover political topics.