What We Can All Learn from Soap Operas
We talked about the need to make such projects come to life ... That's what we have sought to do with The Survival of Soap Opera, for instance: to use "the anthology" as a way to start a conversation of particular relevance. As academics, the soap opera ...
Soap operas: has the bubble burst?
Soaps are like printed newspapers or the British monarchy – the only question is when they will do the equivalent of ... now being attacked for losing its rustic soul à la Emmerdale. It is clear that traditional soap operas must reinvent themselves.
The Bible Reads Like a Soap Opera!
Sarah stepped outside to her waiting carpool and responded happily to the cheerful good mornings ... inside you says, "I know that girl. That's me!" And you think, "How does she do it? What gets her through the day?" And then you wonder, "Can I do that ...
What Soap Operas Teach Us About Online Business Models
Many have called the demise of multiple U.S. daytime soap operas the end of an age, whether of the time in which women watched a full daytime TV lineup while they did housework ... by how many individuals come, their demographics, and how ...
When politics becomes soap opera
One is the soap opera, now in decline in the ratings from their peak in ... and not just such suspense as the news of the day may warrant by dint of its relative seriousness — an earthquake, the outbreak of a war, or the specter of millions losing ...