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    Witty and conversational I Like to Watch charts American television’s rise to cultural prestige and power over the past three decades Exploring the intersection of the medium and race class and gender Nussbaum touches upon everything from the aesthetics of feminist television shows to the murky ethics of product placeme

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    I Like to Watch Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum has opened my eyes about television and shown this medium

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    Do you consider television show art form Does what you watch define is some way who you are In this book of essays the author takes us through several popular shows and explains why they were successful or not The Sopranos which I did watch until it went to pay TV was dissected in a very interesting fashion Why it was so popular

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    The Tao of TellyWhat a collection of perfection in perceptive criticism and thought from the incredible Emily Nussbaum culture critic for The New Yorker In it she considers the high evolution of television in the past 20 years; its influence on culture; the revolutions of its ascendancy from simply entertainment into at times trans

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    Even if you've already read Nussbaum's New Yorker columns faithfully the new essay Confessions of a Human Shield

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    I won this book in a goodreads drawingBack in college I took a class on popular culture It was pretty interesting We read a lot of

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    I began to think of my job with a grandiosity that was motivational but frankly a little nuts as a mission Television deserved a critical stance less hobbled by shame a language that treated television as its own viable force not the weak sibling to superior mediums It's this crazy passion of Emily Nussbaum for television that pulled me into her book even though I'm not an avid tv viewer I haven't seen the overwhelming m

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    I Like to Watch is a culmination of 20 years of revelatory television writing from Emily Nussbaum The essays elevate the shows I’ve watched

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    Really enjoyed this Pulitzer Prize Winner almost felt like a guilty pleasure Favorite Line “a moral lasagna of uestionable aesthetic choices” I’ve seen most of the shows covered and those I haven’t seen The Sopranos Lost among others were covered enough in pop culture to still be familiarFavorite part was the last chapter o

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    So good I almost wanted to go back and watch Sex and the City how Emily Nussbaum did

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Nald TrumpThe book is than a collection of essays With each piece Nussbaum recounts her fervent search over fifteen years for a new kind of criticism that resists the false hierarchy that elevates one form of culture over another It traces her own struggle to punch through stifling notions of “prestige television” searching for a wilder and freer and varied idea of artistic ambition one that acknowledges many types of beauty and complexity and that opens to varied voices It’s a book that celebrates television as television even as each year warps the definition of just what that might mean Really enjoyed this Pulitzer Prize Winner almost felt like a guilty pleasure Favorite Line a moral lasagna of uestionable aesthetic choices I ve seen most of the shows covered and those I haven t seen The Sopranos Lost among others were covered enough in pop culture to still be familiarFavorite part was the last chapter on Ryan Murphy Love AHS NipTuck Scream ueens basically everything he does Ty jesteś moje imię essays With The Many Lives of Fitzwilliam Darcy each piece Nussbaum recounts her fervent search over fifteen years for a new kind of criticism that resists the false hierarchy that Complete Amber Sourcebook elevates one form of culture over another It traces her own struggle to punch through stifling notions of “prestige television” searching for a wilder and freer and varied idea of artistic ambition one that acknowledges many types of beauty and complexity and that opens to varied voices It’s a book that celebrates television as television Jadę sobie. Azja. Przewodnik dla podróżujących kobiet even as Sweet Alien (Reestrian Mates, each year warps the definition of just what that might mean Really Detective Wanda Wolfe enjoyed this Pulitzer Prize Winner almost felt like a guilty pleasure Favorite Line a moral lasagna of uestionable aesthetic choices I ve seen most of the shows covered and those I haven t seen The Sopranos Lost among others were covered Riverside. Sen w wysokiej rozdzielczości enough in pop culture to still be familiarFavorite part was the last chapter on Ryan Murphy Love AHS NipTuck Scream ueens basically Dreams of Glass everything he does

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From The New Yorker’s fiercely original Pulitzer Prize–winning culture critic a provocative collection of new and previously published essays arguing that we are what we watchFrom her creation of the first “Approval Matrix” in New York magazine in 2004 to her Pulitzer Prize–winning columns for The New Yorker Emily Nussbaum has known all along that what we watch is who we are In this collection including two never before published essays Nussbaum writes about her passion for television that began with stumbling upon Buffy the Vampire Slayer a show that was so much than it appeared while I Like to Watch Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum has opened my eyes about television and shown this medium to be much than I expected I must admit that I do not watch tv very much I am not familiar with Emily Nussbaum s essays nor am I a New Yorker reader The author dissects individual programming highlighting important aspects and reasons for watching or not Each essay is a joy to read and it becomes clear why Emily Nussbaum won a Pulitzer I enjoyed this title as an audiobook and I intend to read this author s essays from now on And I might do a little tv watching as well Ty jesteś moje imię essays arguing that we are what we watchFrom her creation of the first “Approval Matrix” in New York magazine in 2004 to her Pulitzer Prize–winning columns for The New Yorker Emily Nussbaum has known all along that what we watch is who we are In this collection including two never before published The Many Lives of Fitzwilliam Darcy essays Nussbaum writes about her passion for television that began with stumbling upon Buffy the Vampire Slayer a show that was so much than it appeared while I Like to Watch Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum has opened my Complete Amber Sourcebook eyes about television and shown this medium to be much than I Jadę sobie. Azja. Przewodnik dla podróżujących kobiet expected I must admit that I do not watch tv very much I am not familiar with Emily Nussbaum s Sweet Alien (Reestrian Mates, essays nor am I a New Yorker reader The author dissects individual programming highlighting important aspects and reasons for watching or not Each Detective Wanda Wolfe essay is a joy to read and it becomes clear why Emily Nussbaum won a Pulitzer I Riverside. Sen w wysokiej rozdzielczości enjoyed this title as an audiobook and I intend to read this author s Dreams of Glass essays from now on And I might do a little tv watching as well

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She was a graduate student studying Victorian literature What followed was a love affair with television an education and a fierce debate about whose work gets to be called “great” that led Nussbaum to a trailblazing career as a critic whose reviews said so much about our culture than just what’s good on television Through these pieces she traces the evolution of female protagonists over the last decade the complex role of sexual violence on TV and what to do about art when the artist is revealed to be a monster And she explores the links between the television antihero and the rise of Do Even if you ve already read Nussbaum s New Yorker columns faithfully the new essay Confessions of a Human Shield is worth the price of the book In it Nussbaum examines her own journey from liking and defending the work of difficult men to understanding how they fit into our current cultural morass Particularly blistering is her discussion of the fate of Louis CK It s an essay of and for our time