Chavez: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

A Case Study of Politics and the Media

Rod Stoneman

Wallflower Press

Chavez: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

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Pub Date: January 2009

ISBN: 9781905674749

192 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $29.50£24.00

Chavez: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

A Case Study of Politics and the Media

Rod Stoneman

Wallflower Press

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised is a powerful film about the charismatic and controversial Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez. It charts the attempt to overthrow him in April 2002 and provides an eyewitness account of his extraordinary return to power some forty-eight hours later. This book, which includes a DVD of this electrifying documentary, not only sheds light on contemporary politics in Latin America but also focuses on important issues in documentary filmmaking.

About the Author

Rod Stoneman is the director of the Huston School of Film and Digital Media at the National University of Ireland, Galway.