24, Lost, and Six Feet Under: Post-traumatic television in the post-9/11 era.

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This study sought to determine if and how television texts produced since September 11, 2001, reflect and address cultural concerns by analyzing patterns in their theme and narrative style. Three American television serials were examined as case studies. Each text addressed a common cluster of contemporary issues such as trauma, death, and loss.

Creator(s): Anderson, Tonya
Creation Date: May 2008
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 2008
  • Digitized: July 18, 2008
Description:

This study sought to determine if and how television texts produced since September 11, 2001, reflect and address cultural concerns by analyzing patterns in their theme and narrative style. Three American television serials were examined as case studies. Each text addressed a common cluster of contemporary issues such as trauma, death, and loss.

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Level: Master's
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Keyword(s): melodrama | 24 | Lost | Six Feet Under | post-traumatic | television criticism | 9/11 | September 11 | trauma
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • OCLC: 259960083 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6137
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
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Holder: Anderson, Tonya
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