This article examines media coverage of the "special relationship" between Donald Trump and Theresa May. It considers this in light of the UK’s current crisis and suggests that the pseudo-romantic imagery used to mediate the special relationship is the symptom of a culture unable or unwilling to address the root causes of its decline.
|Title of host publication||Love Across the Atlantic: UK-US Romance in Popular Media|
|Publisher||Edinburgh University Press|
|Number of pages||15|
|Publication status||Accepted/In press - 14 Feb 2020|
- Special Relationship
Ewen, N. (Accepted/In press). Holding hands as the ship sinks: Trump and May’s special relationship. In Love Across the Atlantic: UK-US Romance in Popular Media (pp. 259-274). Edinburgh University Press.