Abstract

An investigation of how the host of The Daily Show is embodying a character of the past: the court jester. Using this lens, Stewart's role in the contemporary news media is contextualized and compared to traditional news organizations such as Fox News.

Advisor

Grace, Nancy

Department

English

Disciplines

American Popular Culture

Publication Date

2012

Degree Granted

Bachelor of Arts

Document Type

Senior Independent Study Thesis

Share

COinS
 

© Copyright 2012 Kevin Carpenter