The following books have been written or edited by our Futures of Entertainment Fellows in the past few years.


Science Fiction Experiences by Angela Ndalianis

The Survival of Soap Opera: Transformations for a New Media Era, edited by Sam Ford, Abigail De Kosnik, and C. Lee Harrington

Television Studies by Jonathan Gray and Amanda D. Lotz

Understanding Media Industries by Amanda D. Lotz and Timothy Havens

White Riot: Punk Rock and the Politics of Race, edited by Stephen Duncombe and Maxwell Tremblay


Personal Connections in the Digital Age by Nancy Baym

Netnography: Doing Ethnographic Research Online by Robert V. Kozinets

Show Sold Separately: Promos, Spoilers, and Other Media Paratexts by Jonathan Gray


Beyond Prime Time: Television Programming in the Post-Network Era edited by Amanda D. Lotz

Chief Culture Officer: How to Create a Living, Breathing Corporation by Grant McCracken

Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century by Henry Jenkins, Ravi Purushotma, Margaret Weigel, Katie Clinton, and Alice J. Robison

The Contemporary Comic Book Superhero edited by Angela Ndalianis

Reading Lost : Perspectives on a Hit Television Show edited by Roberta Pearson

Satire TV: Comedy and Politics in a Post-Network Era edited by Jonathan Gray, Jeffrey P. Jones, and Ethan Thompson

Television and American Culture by Jason Mittell

YouTube: Online Video and Participatory Culture by Joshua Green and Jean Burgess


Battleground: The Media edited by Jonathan Gray and Robin Andersen

Changing the Game: How Video Games are Transforming the Future of Business by David Edery and Ethan Mollick

Gay Bombay: Globalization, Love and (Be)longing in Contemporary India by Parmesh Shahani

Global Bollywood edited by Aswin Punathambekar and Anandam Kavoori

Global TV: Exporting Television and Culture in the World Market by C. Lee Harrington and Denise Bielby

Hollywood Independents: The Postwar Talent Takeover by Denise Mann

Internet Inquiry: Conversation about Method by Nancy Baym and Annette Markham

Teen Television: Essays on Programming and Fandom edited by Louisa Stein and Sharon Marie Ross

Television Entertainment by Jonathan Gray

Transformations: Identity Construction in Contemporary Culture by Grant McCracken

We Europeans?: Media, Representations, Identities edited by William Uricchio


Cable Visions: Television Beyond Broadcasting, edited by Sarah Banet-Weiser, Cynthia Chris, and Anthony Freitas

Consumer Tribes edited by Robert V. Kozinets, Bernard Cova, and Avi Shankar.

Dream: Re-Imagining Progressive Politics in an Age of Fantasy by Stephen Duncombe

Fandom: Identities and Communities in a Mediated World edited by Jonathan Gray, Cornel Sandvoss, and C. Lee Harrington

Kids Rule! Nickelodeon and Consumer Citizenship by Sarah Banet-Weiser

The Naked Truth: Why Hollywood Does Not Make X-Rated Films by Kevin Sandler

The Television Will Be Revolutionized by Amanda D. Lotz


The Bobbed Haired Bandit: Crime and Celebrity in 1920s New York by Stephen Duncombe and Andrew Mattson

Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide by Henry Jenkins

Fans, Bloggers and Gamers: Exploring Participatory Culture by Henry Jenkins

Flock and Flow: Predicting and Managing Change in a Dynamic Marketplace by Grant McCracken

Media Cultures edited by William Uricchio and Susanne Kinnebrock

Redesigning Women: Television after the Network Era by Amanda D. Lotz

Watching with The Simpsons: Television, Parody, and Intertextuality by Jonathan Gray

The Wow Climax: Tracing the Emotional Impact of Popular Culture by Henry Jenkins


Culture and Consumption II: Markets, Meaning, and Brand Management by Grant McCracken