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Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Black television travels.
New York ; London : New York University Press, 
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9780814759448 0814759440 9780814760765 0814760767|
|Description:||1 online resource (215 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Introduction: African American television trade --
Roots and the perils of African American television drama in a global world --
Integrated eighties situation comedies and the struggle against apartheid --
The Cosby show, family themes, and the ascent of white situation comedies abroad in the late 1980s --
The Fresh prince of Bel-Air, channel fragmentation, and the recognition of difference --
The worldwide circulation of contemporary African American television --
Black television from elsewhere: the globalization of non-U.S. Black television --
Conclusion: transnational televisual aesthetics and global discourses of race.
|Series Title:||Critical cultural communication.|
"Through his work, Havens breaks down the intricate dealings of the television industry, and reveals groundbreaking shows created by and/or portraying African Americans and the impact they had on
- African Americans on television.
- Television programs -- Social aspects -- United States.
- Foreign television programs -- History and criticism.
- PERFORMING ARTS -- Television -- Reference.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
- Foreign television programs.
- Television programs -- Social aspects.
- United States.