Date Thesis Awarded
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Bachelors of Arts (BA)
Literary and Cultural Studies
Wendy J. Korwin
This thesis analyzes the controversy surrounding James Frey's memoir "A Million Little Pieces" as it was portrayed through the media of Oprah Winfrey. It uses the Frey controversy to elucidate the mechanisms through which Winfrey has achieved her wealth, power, and continued popularity.
Miller, Adam Jason, "A Million Little Pieces, Incorporated: How Oprah Winfrey Maintained Her (Non)Capitalist Media Empire" (2008). Undergraduate Honors Theses. William & Mary. Paper 844.
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