Stern: Architectonics of an Issue and Peculiarities of Concept

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Anna I. Guschina

Postgraduate student at the Chair of Foreign Journalism and Literature, Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia


Section: Foreign Journalism

The article analyses architectonics of one of the issues of the news illustrated weekly magazine “Stern”. The author examines range of topics, that are covered by the magazine in this issue, genre and stylistic peculiarities of texts in different rubrics and also pays attention to the illustrations and advertising component. The goal of research is to find out the peculiarities of the magazine’s concept basing on this analysis. The author drives a conclusion that in whole the concept of «Stern» in 64 years hasn’t gone out of date: many of work-principles, established by the founder of the magazine Henri Nannen, the editorialfollows also today.

Keywords: “Stern ”, Henri Nannen, rubric, advertisement, feature story