The Beast, the Eunuch and the Glass-Eyed Child: Television in the 80's and Beyond

The Beast, the Eunuch and the Glass-Eyed Child: Television in the 80's and Beyond

by Ron Powers
     
 

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
This collection of TV critic Powers's GQ columns since 1984 targets children's programs apparently calculated to appeal to future consumers; shallow news broadcasts; the unending procession of talk-show celebrities. ``The pieces reveal an articulate, civilized reviewer who is profoundly disturbed by certain trends in televisionland,'' said PW. (Oct.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780385418218
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/01/1991
Edition description:
1st Anchor Books ed
Pages:
400

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