Earlier Writings About Celebrity

For a complete list of publications, and links to PDFs, please click here. This page just contains writings about celebrity.

Books and Chapters:

Celebrity and the Environment. Fame, Wealth and Power in Conservation. ZedBooks, London, 2009.

Celebrity and the Environment was the subject of this interview in 2009.

‘Celebrity Conservation.’ (with Katherine Scholfield). In Celebrity Colonialism: Fame, Representation, and Power in Colonial and Post-Colonial Culturesedited by Robert Clarke. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2009.


An early think-peice for the Development@Manchester series

A short article for an anniversary issue of Save the Rhino about the dilemmas of working with celebrity. It is available on page 21 of the pdf at this link.

Brockington D. 2008. ‘Powerful Environmentalisms. Conservation, Celebrity and Capitalism.’ Media, Culture and Society 30 (4): 551-568. PDF

Brockington D. 2008. Celebrity Conservation. Interpreting the Irwins. Media International Australia. 127: 96-108. PDF (3.3 MB)