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The West Wing: The American Presidency as Television Drama (Television and Popular Culture) (Paperback)

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By Peter C. Rollins (Editor), John E. O'Connor (Editor)
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Informed by historical scholarship and media analysis, this book takes a critical look at the award-winning show from a wide range of perspectives. Media scholars Peter C. Rollins and John E. O'Connor make an important contribution to the field with an eclectic mix of essays, which translate the visual language of the onscreen politics of the series.

About the Author


Peter C. Rollins is regents professor of English and American film studies at Oklahoma State University and editor-in-chief of Film & History: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Film and Television Studies. He is coeditor of Television Histories, and editor of The Columbia Companion to American History on Film. John E. O'Connor, professor of history at New Jersey Institute of Technology, is the coeditor of numerous books, including Hollywood in World War I and Hollywood's Indian. He is the cofounder, with Martin A. Jackson, of the Historians Film Committee.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780815630319
ISBN-10: 081563031X
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication Date: April 1st, 2003
Pages: 312
Language: English
Series: Television and Popular Culture