California U. (3-2011) | PDF | 304 pages | 0520267524 | 1.0Mb
Oprah: The Gospel of an Icon /by Kathryn Lofton. "Today on Oprah," intoned the TV announcer, and all over America viewers tuned in to learn, empathize, and celebrate. In this book, Kathryn Lofton investigates the Oprah phenomenon and finds in Winfrey's empire--Harpo Productions, O Magazine, and her new television network--an uncanny reflection of religion in modern society.