A book like the one you are about to read is always both an inspiration and a frustration. An inspiration because it shows how feminist media studies, after some 40 years of existence, is a vibrant research field that never ceases to produce solid, interesting and engaged academic work. A frustration because much of that same work demonstrates a worrying lack of change in its objects of study, the media. [...]

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van Zoonen, E.A. (2015). Foreword. The Politics of Being a Woman: Feminism, Media and 21st Century Popular Culture, x–xiv. doi:10.1057/9781137384669