Journal of Magazine and New Media Research 15:2

Journal of Magazine and New Media Research 15:2

Table Of Contents

Vol. 15, No. 2 Summer 2014


Editor’s Reflection Diversity in Magazine Research
Miglena Sternadori

Featured Research

Negotiating Normalcy in Celebrity Health Behavior: A Focus Group Analysis
Amanda Hinnant and Elizabeth Meyers Hendrickson

“Trail of Corpses”: Newsweek, Time, and U.S. News & World Report’s Coverage of Genocide in Southern Sudan, 1989-2005
Sally Ann Cruikshank

Reinforcing Traditional Gender Norms in Japan? An Analysis of Images in Japanese Men’s and Women’s Fashion Magazines
Catherine A. Luther and D. Renee Smith

Beauty Ideals in the Checkout Aisle: Health-Related Messages in Women’s Fashion and Fitness Magazines
Lindsey Conlin and Kim Bissell


We Were Promised Jetpacks: The Digital Magazine Non-Revolution and the Waning Promise of an Enhanced Content Explosion
Jeff Inman and Jill Van Wyke

A New Digital Community? An Analysis of Gawker’s Commenters-to-Contributors Approach
Sheila Webb

Story First—Publishing Narrative Long-Form Journalism in Digital Environments
Maria Lassila-Merisalo

Book Reviews

Why We Love “Trash”
Carol Fletcher

Warm and Chatty Writing about Writing
David Sumner

A Tantalizing Glimpse into Diana Vreeland’s Shaping of Vogue
Carol Zuegner

It’s Not All Rainbows and Unicorns in the Brave Digital World
Miglena Sternadori