Here's an example of something we could study in the "Introduction to Celebrity Studies" course. Each of the following videos provides an example of how Britney Spears' work has referenced her relationship to celebrity over time. Potential questions for discussion might include:
- What aspects of celebrity are present in each video?
- How does each video represent Spears' relationship to celebrity?
- Altogether, what do these videos point out about contemporary perceptions of celebrity?
"Lucky," released 2000, from the album Oops!... I Did It Again!
"Everytime," released 2004, from the album In the Zone
"Piece of Me," released 2007, from the album Blackout