Rerun Nation: How Repeats Invented American Television by Derek Kompare PDF

By Derek Kompare

Rerun Nation is an engaging method of tv historical past and conception during the ubiquitous but ignored phenomenon of reruns. Kompare covers either old and conceptual floor, weaving jointly a refresher path within the background of tv with a severe research of ways reruns have formed the cultural, financial, and criminal terrains of yank tv. Given the increasing use of earlier media texts not just within the usa, but in addition in almost each media-rich society, this ebook addresses a severe part of daily life.

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