1957: A Great Year for Youth Films

Many great youth films were released in 1957 and therefore celebrate their 60th anniversary. Yannis Tzioumakis, co-editor of the Cinema and Youth Cultures book series (Routledge) discusses in this post one such film by Roger Corman. For more posts please see the Cinema and Youth Cultures Facebook page. In this bumper year for youth films, exploitation filmmaker […]

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Fake News

Over the past few months “fake news” has been a focus of much serious news coverage. Separate from the implications this has for journalism and the role of news media – what else might be driving the current moral panic over this phenomenon?

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