This article explores the relationship between performance, formats and affect (as it has been discussed by Gilles Deleuze). It connects formats with establishing audiences to be onsold to advertisers. It argues that talkback radio s cash-for- comment scandals demonstrate the relationship between media performance and corporate influence while signalling a crisis for understanding media as communication .
|Pages (from-to)||86 - 101|
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Communication, Politics & Culture|
|Publication status||Published - 2006|