Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Print Material

Title Private screenings : television and the female consumer / Lynn Spigel and Denise Mann, editors.

Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  302.2345082 P939    ---  Axe Inventory 2022
Description xiii, 293 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series A Camera obscura book
Note An expanded version of issue no. 16, winter 1988, of Camera obscura.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Installing the television set : popular disclosures on television and domestic space, 1948-1955 / L. Spigel -- The spectacularization of everyday life : recycling Hollywood stars and fans in early television variety shows / D. Mann -- The meaning of memory : family, class, and ethnicity in early network television programs / G. Lipsitz -- "It this what you meant by color TV?" : race, gender, and contested meanings in NBC's Julia / A. Bodroghkozy -- Defining women : the case of Cagney and Lacey / J. D'Acci -- Kate and Allie : "new women" and the audience's television archives / R. H. Deming -- All's well that doesn't end : soap opera and the marriage motif / S. Flitterman-Lewis -- All that television allows : TV melodrama, postmodernism, and consumer culture / L. Joyrich.
Subject Television and women
Television viewers
Women on television
Television programs for women
Added Author Spigel, Lynn.
Mann, Denise.
ISBN 0816620539 (pb : acid-free paper)
0816620520 (hc : acid-free paper)

Available items only