Dissertation/Thesis Abstract

American Dreams: Stories of Millennial Car Culture
by Phillips, Steven, M.A., The George Washington University, 2017, 94; 10623838
Abstract (Summary)

American Dreams: Stories of Millennial Car Culture is a multimedia project that uses photos, videos, and an essay to profile two young men—German Coello and Corey McKenzie—involved in two very different types of car culture: stanced Hondas and Volvo rally cars, respectively. The project explores the automotive subculture and racing can have a profound impact on young people in terms of finding personal identity, and building positive and supportive relationships and communities. American Dreams relates stories beyond cars about finding your place in a new country after immigration and finding joy in Appalachian Maryland.

Indexing (document details)
Advisor: Sterner, Susan
Commitee:
School: The George Washington University
Department: New Media Photojournalism
School Location: United States -- District of Columbia
Source: MAI 57/01M(E), Masters Abstracts International
Source Type: DISSERTATION
Subjects: American studies, Journalism
Keywords: Appalachia, Honda, Honduras, Immigration, Photojournalism, Volvo
Publication Number: 10623838
ISBN: 9780355323610
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