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Create a reading list or add to an existing list. By asking how the medium establishes the terms for these dreams, Spigel entertains the possibility of television as a vehicle for empowerment and freedom in a world dominated by media conglomerates.

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What does it mean, she queries, that suburban households of the s often revolved around television, which brought public issues into a traditionally private space? No fee was paid by the author for this review. This is a perfect anthology, one that reflects the intellectual growth of an important thinker and at the same time represents a welcoem argument about an important topic.

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Book Reviews Foreword Reviews Culture. Further information on the Library’s opening hours is available at: Most users should sign in with their email address. This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. While overtly political—in her feminist analysis of Barbie which is also a critique of feminism’s failure regarding corporate sexismshe praises the Barbie Liberation Front, which switched the voice boxes of Barbie and GI Joe dolls to create gender-bending playthings—Spigel never sacrifices nuance or ignores the pleasure people derive from popular culture.

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Television and Childhood in Postwar America 6. Your Friend’s First Name: In addition, she has [End Page ] co-edited several dreajhouse anthologies: Permission to Photocopy coursepacks If you are requesting permission to photocopy material for classroom use, please contact the Copyright Clearance Center at copyright. Essays on a Medium in Transition — that have mapped key developments in the field. In Lynn Spigel, professor of cinema and television at the University of Southern California, published a splendid, innovative history of television, Make Room for TV: Smart, often surprising, Spigel’s essays are an important addition to feminist and cultural critiques of media culture.

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