SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.17Reporting Latin America in Germany: indicators of ethnocentrism expressed in news valuesThe Presence of México Conectado in Primary Education author indexsubject indexsearch form
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO

Share


Comunicación y sociedad

Print version ISSN 0188-252X

Abstract

HERNANDEZ LOMELI, Francisco. Tales about Television. Difficulties in naming a new technology. Comun. soc [online]. 2020, vol.17, e7754.  Epub Aug 30, 2021. ISSN 0188-252X.  https://doi.org/10.32870/cys.v2020.7754.

The aim of this article is the analysis of news items that appeared between 1924 and 1935 in the newspaper from Jalisco, Mexico, El Informador and the weekly magazine Revista de Revistas, written media that showed interest for the popularization of television since the mid-1920s. It is intended to show the attempts to name this technology, it is about displaying “the problems of nomination of the device”. It is also of interest how this invention was perceived in press notes. Furthermore, it is also analyzed the imaginary uses attributed to this new of communication.

Keywords : Television History; Latin America; Communication Technologies.

        · abstract in Spanish     · text in English | Spanish     · English ( pdf ) | Spanish ( pdf )