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The Resource The cult TV book : from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box, edited by Stacey Abbott

The cult TV book : from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box, edited by Stacey Abbott

Label
The cult TV book : from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box
Title
The cult TV book
Title remainder
from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box
Statement of responsibility
edited by Stacey Abbott
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.45/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.S4
LC item number
C85 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Label
The cult TV book : from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box, edited by Stacey Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-259) and index
  • "Television and film guide": pages 260-267
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "never give up" "never surrender": the resilience of cult television / Stacey Abbott. Defining cult TV: history, aesthetics, discourses. Observations on cult television / Roberta Pearson -- Members only: cult TV from margins to mainstream / Sergio Angelini & Miles Booy -- The aesthetics of Cult television / Rhonda V. Wilcox -- Babylon 5 / Sergio Angelini -- Playing hard to "get", how to write cult TV / Jane Espenson -- The Twilight zone / Stan Beeler -- Reading cult TV: texts and contexts. The Avengers/New Avengers / Paul Sutton -- Mainstream cult / Matt Hills -- Transgressive TV / Jes Battis -- Innovative TV / Stacey Abbott -- Representation: exploring issues of sex, gender, and race in cult television / Lorna Jowett -- Boldly going: music and cult TV / Janet K. Halfyard -- Constructing cult TV: the broadcast industry and cult television. The Star Trek franchise / Lincoln Gerraghty -- Cult TV and the television industry / Catherine Johnson -- Cult channels : Showtime, FX and cult TV / Simon Brown -- Through the oblong window: the regulated duopoly and the creation of cult children's 'canon' in Britain / Tat Wood -- Cult TV and new media / Denzell Richards -- Dr. Who / Miles Booy -- Writing tie-in's / Nancy Holder -- Southpark / David Simmons -- The cult in cult TV: audiences, fans and fandom. Dark Shadows / Stacey Abbott -- Television and the cult audience: a primer / Hillary Robson -- The cult of cult TV / Dick Fiddy -- Subcultural celebrity / Matt Hills -- Sapphire & Steel / Sergio Angelini -- Gen, slash, OT3s and crossover : the varieties of fan fiction / Roz Kaveney
Control code
ocn466334757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 273 pages
Isbn
9781593762766
Isbn Type
(alk. paper : trade pbk.))
Lccn
2009047119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466334757
  • (OCoLC)466334757
Label
The cult TV book : from Star trek to Dexter, new approaches to TV outside the box, edited by Stacey Abbott
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-259) and index
  • "Television and film guide": pages 260-267
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "never give up" "never surrender": the resilience of cult television / Stacey Abbott. Defining cult TV: history, aesthetics, discourses. Observations on cult television / Roberta Pearson -- Members only: cult TV from margins to mainstream / Sergio Angelini & Miles Booy -- The aesthetics of Cult television / Rhonda V. Wilcox -- Babylon 5 / Sergio Angelini -- Playing hard to "get", how to write cult TV / Jane Espenson -- The Twilight zone / Stan Beeler -- Reading cult TV: texts and contexts. The Avengers/New Avengers / Paul Sutton -- Mainstream cult / Matt Hills -- Transgressive TV / Jes Battis -- Innovative TV / Stacey Abbott -- Representation: exploring issues of sex, gender, and race in cult television / Lorna Jowett -- Boldly going: music and cult TV / Janet K. Halfyard -- Constructing cult TV: the broadcast industry and cult television. The Star Trek franchise / Lincoln Gerraghty -- Cult TV and the television industry / Catherine Johnson -- Cult channels : Showtime, FX and cult TV / Simon Brown -- Through the oblong window: the regulated duopoly and the creation of cult children's 'canon' in Britain / Tat Wood -- Cult TV and new media / Denzell Richards -- Dr. Who / Miles Booy -- Writing tie-in's / Nancy Holder -- Southpark / David Simmons -- The cult in cult TV: audiences, fans and fandom. Dark Shadows / Stacey Abbott -- Television and the cult audience: a primer / Hillary Robson -- The cult of cult TV / Dick Fiddy -- Subcultural celebrity / Matt Hills -- Sapphire & Steel / Sergio Angelini -- Gen, slash, OT3s and crossover : the varieties of fan fiction / Roz Kaveney
Control code
ocn466334757
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 273 pages
Isbn
9781593762766
Isbn Type
(alk. paper : trade pbk.))
Lccn
2009047119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o466334757
  • (OCoLC)466334757

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