This collection of essays examines landmark British television programs of the last forty years, from Doctor Who to The Office, and from The Demon Headmaster to Queer As Folk. Contributions from prominent academics focus on the full range of popular genres, from sitcoms to science fiction, gothic horror and children's drama, and reconsider how British television drama can be analyzed. This book will be of interest to students and researchers in many academic disciplines that study television drama.Queer. As. Fo/kand. the. geo-ideological. inscription. of. gay. sexuality. Peter Billingham In this essay I explore the ways in ... Queer As Folk had its first broadcast in 1999-2000 on Channel 4 television, screened in eight hour-long episodes.
|Title||:||Popular Television Drama|
|Author||:||Jonathan Bignell, Stephen Lacey|
|Publisher||:||Manchester University Press - 2005-10-21|