Television’s greatest hits : compiling a television studies canon
McKee, Alan (2009) Television’s greatest hits : compiling a television studies canon. Screen Education, pp. 90-104.
You’ve got a thirteen week course to take students through the most important programs in television history. The programs should be the most popular, the most successful, the most important, giving students a sense of what audiences like, what is possible in the medium, and what counts more generally as a successful television program. The course is based around screenings of the programs. Which programs are you going to choose?
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Australian television, canon, soap operas, lifestyle, sitcoms|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > FILM TELEVISION AND DIGITAL MEDIA (190200) > Film and Television (190204)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Disciplines > Film & Television
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Please consult the author.|
|Deposited On:||11 Nov 2009 11:00|
|Last Modified:||01 Mar 2012 00:05|
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