'Women and Soap Opera is the most complete, deeplythought through and far-seeing work yet written on soap operas.Christine Geraghty's prose is elegant, lucid and accessible withoutsacrificing complexity ... finely nuanced andthought-provoking.'
Maria La Place, University of California
'As one of the pioneers of the study and appreciation of soapopera, Geraghty writes from a long term-engagement both with theform and with the individual programmes she discusses.' Screen,1992
'The book is well-written and researched, summarizing much ofthe previous feminist work in the field... suitable for thegeneral, as well as the academic reader.' American LibraryAssociation
'A useful overview of the literature an soaps and relatedwomen's genres.' Media Information Australia