Throughout American history, being a black celebrity has been a political act in and of itself. When viewed through this lens, the transition into politics for someone like Winfrey is more natural.
A newly published batch of Ernest Hemingway’s letters could change the way we think about the author's influences, relationships with other writers and views on race.
Rock has long railed against The Man, but problems with the taxman highlight its internal contradictions.
To succumb to conspiracy is to be human.
In two years Kylie Jenner has gone from socialite to the head of a leading cosmetics brand. What does this success say about the power of social media in building strong brands?
The late Gordon Burn's prophetic writing predicted our obsession with celebrity and the media.
Reagan, Clinton, Obama and Trump would all pull from the Kennedy playbook, from mastering the media to exuding masculine vitality.
Unlike Beyoncé, a group of Australian women documenting their own pregnancies captured mundane images of track pants, barren wardrobes and self-portraits in a bathroom mirror.
Charities, like all brands, are in a constant battle for attention – and they must win eyeballs more than hearts.
Musicians have largely greeted Trump with the sound of silence – and in doing so, they check the normalisation of the current administration.
We all need a little trip to La La Land.
Woody Harrelson’s directorial debut, released this month, signals that we are in a new age of cinema.
But they haven't been without controversy.
Images of attractive celebrities, friends and acquaintances on social media affect women's body image and mood, new research shows. But what can we do about it?
Americans enjoy a right to free speech, and some public figures really exercise that right. The Constitution might not protect them the way they think it does, though.
I'm an edible invertebrate ... get me away from there.
One of English poetry’s most recognisable voices has been memorialised in Westminster Abbey.
Crime is declining, but people are getting more and more defensive about their homes.
Trump is a Hollywood comedy blundering around in the 'real world' of American politics. Hollywood drama can show us what is needed instead.
When a celebrity runs for president, do celebrity endorsements matter? A survey of likely voters shows how tricky it can be to mix celebrity and politics.