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The Feminization of British Television and the Re-traditionalization of Gender
(Taylor and Francis, 2011-08-11)
This article explores shifts that have taken place in British television and British forms of feminine- gendered fiction from the late 1990s. These shifts will be discussed with reference to discourses of the “feminization ...
Genre and Gender
Blurred Lines: The Queer World of Bad Girls
Bad Girls is a British women-in-prison drama which ran for 8 series between 1999 and 2006. Produced by Shed Productions for ITV, Britain’s largest commercial network, the series offered an insider’s view of prison life ...
Forgotten Sisters: The Female Ensemble Drama
(Oxford University Press, 2013-06)
Sex, class and consumerism: British sitcom’s negotiation of the single girl
This chapter explores the representation of working-class femininities in the cycle of female ensemble sitcoms that emerged in the late 1960s and early 1970s in the UK. Drawing parallels with The Mary Tyler Moore Show, it ...
Working Women, Womens Work: Production, History and Gender
(Edinburgh University Press, 2013-07)