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New media as a powerful ally in the representation of mental illness: YouTube, resistance and change

Ellis, K. (2012) New media as a powerful ally in the representation of mental illness: YouTube, resistance and change. In: Rubin, L.C., (ed.) Mental Illness and Popular Media: essays on the Representation of Disorders. McFarland & Co, Jefferson, N.C., pp. 184-201.

Abstract

Katie Ellis’s “New Media as a Powerful Ally in the Representation of Mental Illness: YouTube, Resistance and
Change” seeks to understand the way in which homemade videos convey messages of mental health and mental illness.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Media, Communication and Culture
Publisher: McFarland & Co
Copyright: 2012 McFarland & Co
Publisher's Website: http://www.mcfarlandpub.com/book-2.php?id=978-0-78...
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/9388
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