The Minutemen in the Media: The Rise and Fall of the Populist Movement
Carolyn Brown / American University (2)
Analysis of the rise and fall of the border-patrolling Minutemen volunteers.
A consideration of how ABC’s The Middle transgresses its working-class sitcom roots by re-positioning the blue-collar male.
A Bitter Pill: Nurse Jackie and a Discourse of Discontent
Janani Subramanian / University of Southern California
An exploration of Showtime’s Nurse Jackie as another entrant into the growing group of older female protagonists across both network and cable programming.
Recent Burmese video footage prompts the question: How do we preserve and document revolution?