Matthew Alford

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20092018
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Research Output 2009 2018

2018

As Childish Gambino shows, pop music can be powerfully political – despite censorship

Alford, M., 18 May 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

A Screen Entertainment Propaganda Model

Alford, M., 25 Oct 2018, The Propaganda Model Today: Filtering Perception and Awareness. Pedro-Caranana, J., Broudy, D. & Klaehn, J. (eds.). London: University of Westminster Press, p. 145-158 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)
entertainment industry
propaganda
entertainment
freedom of information

Why are the Pentagon and the CIA in Hollywood?

Secker, T. & Alford, M., 1 Mar 2017, In : American Journal of Economics and Sociology. 76, 2, p. 381-404 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

movies
Military
patriotism
publicity
government agency
2016
3 Citations (Scopus)

The Political Impact of the Department of Defense on Hollywood Cinema

Alford, M., 18 May 2016, In : Quarterly Review of Film and Video. 33, 4, p. 332-347

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Writer with No Hands

Alford, M., 1 Apr 2016, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 459 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Writer
Hollywood
Accidents
Screenwriter
Murder

The Writer with No Hands

Alford, M., 1 Apr 2016, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. 416 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

cameraman
accident
writer
homicide
god
2015

How useful is a propaganda model for screen entertainment

Alford, M., 2015, Noam Chomsky. Edgely, A. (ed.). Palgrave Macmillan, (Critical explorations in contemporary political thought ).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

The Writer with No Hands

Alford, M., 25 May 2014

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

2013

Screening our screens: Propaganda and the enterainment industry

Fisher, R. & Alford, M., 2013, Managing Democracy Managing Dissent. Fisher, R. (ed.). London: Corporate Watch, p. 85-95

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File

The Tyranny of Official Editors: An Interview with Matthew Alford

Alford, M. & Broudy, D., 2013, SYNÆSTHESIA: Communication Across Cultures.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
2012

Intelligence activity in Hollywood: Remembering the 'agency' in CIA

Jenkins, T. & Alford, M., Jun 2012, In : Scope. 23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hollywood
Remembering
2011

A history of government management of UFO perceptions through film and television

Graham, R. & Alford, M., 2011, In : 49th Parallel. 25, 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Why not a propaganda model for Hollywood?

Alford, M., 5 Sep 2011, Screens of Terror: Representations of War and Terrorism in Film and Television since 9/11. Hammond, P. (ed.). Arima

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
2010

Hollywood Propaganda

Alford, M., 24 Aug 2010, New Left Project.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access

HOLLYWOOD - WEAPONISED DREAM FACTORY: Where They Have Holes In Their Souls

Edwards, D. & Alford, M., 8 Nov 2010, Media Lens.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access

Reel Power: Hollywod Cinema and American Supremacy

Alford, M., 6 Aug 2010, London: Pluto Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access
2009

A propaganda model for Hollywood

Alford, M., 2009, In : Westminster Papers in Communication and Culture. 6, 2, p. 144-156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hollywood
Propaganda
Filter
News Media
Ownership

District 9 is lucky to have avoided a close encounter with the Pentagon

Graham, R. & Alford, M., 4 Sep 2009, The Guardian.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
Africa
Drama
Hollywood
Summer
Big Screen