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  • Scandalby Kathleen Olmstead

    HarperCollins Canada 2015; US$ 4.99

    The Untold History of Television provides an exciting glimpse behind the scenes of the groundbreaking series that have defined the landscape of popular culture. At Olivia Pope & Associates, scandal rules the day. The highly respected crisis management firm is the go-to for the high-profile political elite whose reputations are under threat. Scandal... more...

  • Science Wars through the Stargateby Steven Gil

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 79.99

    Stargate-1 ?s original run overlapped the peak and aftermath of the Science Wars, which allowed for the show to engage questions about the nature of science and technology. This book focuses on how the series depicted science (as an enterprise) and scientists at a time when the Science Wars were raging and the nature of both was sharply contested.... more...

  • Sensing the City Through Televisionby Peter Billingham

    Intellect Books Ltd 2003; US$ 25.00

    An investigation of the fictional representations of the city in contemporary British and American television drama, assessing their political, sociological and cultural implications. The book draws on the following five key case studies for specific and detailed analysis: ? Queer as Folk ? Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City ? The Cops ? Homicide... more...

  • A Source Book in Theatrical Historyby A. M. Nagler

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 20.95

    An annotated collection of more than 300 unusually interesting and detailed passages includes views by observers from ancient Greece to modern times on acting, directing, make-up, costuming, props, much more. more...

  • State of playby Robin Nelson

    Manchester University Press 1958; US$ 24.99

    Robin Nelson's State of play up-dates and develops the arguments of his influential TV Drama In Transition (1997). It is equally distinctive in setting analusis of the aesethetics and compositional principles of texts within a broad conceptual framework (technologies, institutions, economics, cultural trends). Tracing "the great value shift... more...

  • The TV Crime Dramaby Sue Turnbull

    Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2014; Not Available

    The television crime drama has been a constant of the television landscape since it first migrated from film and radio onto the small screen in the 1950s. Since then, from Dixon of Dock Green to The Wire, from Minder to The Sopranos or Cracker to Dexter, the crime drama has continued to attract large audiences even as the depiction of the crime, the... more...

  • A Taste of True Bloodby Leah Wilson; Jacob Clifton; Maria Lima; Nick Mamatas; Bev Katz Rosenbaum; Peg Aloi; Alisa Kwitney; Kirsty Walker; Vera Nazarian; Joseph McCabe; Paula Rogers; Daniel M. Kimmel; Peter B. Lloyd; Jonna Rubin; Philippa Ballantine

    BenBella Books, Inc. 2010; US$ 5.99

    True Blood, Alan Ball?s critically acclaimed television adaptation of Charlaine Harris? bestselling Southern Vampire mysteries, is HBO?s most-watched show since The Sopranos, averaging over 12 million viewers an episode in its second season. Thanks to its large, dedicated fanbase, it won the People?s Choice Favorite TV Obsession? award in early 2010.... more...

  • Time-Travel Televisionby Sherry Ginn; Gillian I. Leitch

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 79.99

    This book explores how time travel has been used as a plot device in a number of television shows, including iconic programs like Doctor Who , Heroes , Lost , Quantum Leap , Red Dwarf, and the Star Trek franchise, among others. It is organized into three general themes?Origins, Correcting the Past, and Exploring the Future. more...

  • Time in Television Narrativeby Melissa Ames

    University Press of Mississippi 2012; US$ 60.00

    How shifts in time and storyline create narrative intrigue on television more...

  • The Top 100 American Situation Comediesby Mitchell E. Shapiro; Tom Jicha

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 65.00

    A number of books and articles have been written ranking the best situation comedies of all time. These have all had something in common--subjective criteria based on the authors' opinions. This book attempts an objective ranking of the best 100 American sitcoms, based on a mathematical formula taking into account four factors: ratings, longevity,... more...