Reading The Sopranos: Hit TV from HBO (Reading Contemporary Television)

Reading The Sopranos: Hit TV from HBO (Reading Contemporary Television)

David Lavery


The Sopranos has rewritten the foundations of tv drama and adjusted attitudes towards tv itself. issues explored comprise the extreme characterization of Tony Soprano; racism; desires; Dr. Melfi as narratee; Carmela as a feminist; Italian-American womanhood; mafia theatrics; use and abuse of relations values and feudal codes; the HBO model; food's position at the exhibit; and extra. The ebook beneficial properties Lavery's finished consultant to the show's intertextual moments and allusions, a timeline, and personality and episode guides.

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