R e p r e s e n t a t io n oconsider:a t i o nYou need to f N• Our concept of our national identity• ‡How we choo...
F ilm . . ...Like any media provides a representation ofreality not just a window of the reality of nationherefore, repres...
T his is E ngland (2006, Shane Meadows)• The opening sequence is a montage a highly selective representation of major and...
London Olympics 2012atch the TV add for the London 2012 Olympics andcompare it to the opening sequence of This is Englandh...
Are nationalstereotypes positive or negative?
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
National Stereotypes - Media
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National Stereotypes - Media

Representation of Nation in the Media.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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  • 1. R e p r e s e n t a t io n oconsider:a t i o nYou need to f N• Our concept of our national identity• ‡How we choose to represent ourselves & others as part of a national group A system of representations that claim to be absolute truth Representations of nationality are reinforced and embedded in our cultures as id e o lo g ic a l t r u t h s
  • 2. F ilm . . ...Like any media provides a representation ofreality not just a window of the reality of nationherefore, representations incorporate points ofview of national identity.erson A – list all positive elements of Britishness
  • 3. T his is E ngland (2006, Shane Meadows)• The opening sequence is a montage a highly selective representation of major and popular British events from the early 1980s - This is a good example of how a director constructs a representation of nationTask• Person A – list all positive or neutral elements of Britishness in the opening sequence and how they have been used to represent the British nation• Person B – list all negative elements of
  • 4. London Olympics 2012atch the TV add for the London 2012 Olympics andcompare it to the opening sequence of This is Englandhow are they similar/different? Think about...erson Aolourconic Imageryeople and gender
  • 5. Are nationalstereotypes positive or negative?