TV Critics and Popular Culture
A History of British Television CriticismeBook - 2011
Ever since the first scheduled television broadcasts began in the 1930s, newspapers and magazines took quickly to reviewing this revolutionary new medium. The task of television criticism in the public doman intially fell to radio critics and journalists, but the 1950s saw the rise of the dedicated TV critic. These critics, including Peter Black, Philip Pursor and Clive James, played an important part in shaping the public discourse about television. This new book explores the evolution of television criticism in Britain, exploring different types of TV critics and reviewers, the form of their.
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2011
Characteristics: data file,rda 1 online resource (270 pages)