Press

Blogs 

2011.11.30 – We Love Soaps “CYBER MONDAY: 12 Great Christmas Present Ideas for Soap Opera Fans (Shop Online & Save Time, Money)”

http://www.welovesoaps.net/2011/11/cybermonday.html

2011.10.31 – The Hollywood Reporter “Will Katie Couric’s New Talk Show Mean the Death of ‘General Hospital’?” by Alex Ben Block

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/katie-couris-talk-show-general-hospital-abc-254221

2011.10.18 – Fayobserver.com “Closing the book on ‘All My Children’ and the residents of Pine Valley” by Jessica De Vault

http://fayobserver.com/articles/2011/09/22/1122836

2011.10.18 – Mental Floss Magazine “Sex & Death in the Afternoon: An Oral History of the American Soap Opera” by Lisa Rosen

http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/81023

2011.10.18 – National Post “Culture Club: The demise of the daytime soap opera” by Melissa Leong

http://arts.nationalpost.com/2011/09/21/culture-club-the-demise-of-the-day-time-soap-opera/

2011.10.18 –   National Post “Stepping Down From The Soap Box”

http://www.canada.com/business/Stepping+down+from+soap/5439318/story.html

2011.10.17 – University Press of Mississippi “Cancelled Soap Operas Given New Life” by C. Lee Harrington

http://upmississippi.blogspot.com/2011/07/cancelled-soap-operas-given-new-life.html

2011.04.18 – Portfolio.com “Closing the Book on Soaps”  by Sam Ford

http://www.portfolio.com/executive-style/2011/04/15/what-does-cancellation-of-amc-oltl-mean-for-soap-opera-business

2011.04.16 – The Wall Street Journal “Why Soap Operas Are Good For You” by C. Lee Harrington

http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2011/04/16/why-soap-operas-matter/

2011.04.15 – FastCompany “In The Wake Of ABC Soap Opera Cancellation, Is The Death Of Soap Opera An Inevitability? By Sam Ford

http://www.fastcompany.com/1747516/in-the-wake-of-abc-soap-opera-cancellation-is-the-death-of-soap-opera-an-inevitability

2011.04.08 – The Huffington Post “Soap Operas: Can They Surivive?”

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/04/08/soap-operas-all-my-children_n_845089.html

2011.03 – Match.com “Love Lessons from Daytime Soaps”

http://www.match.com/magazine/article/12407/

2011.02.25 – Soap Opera Network “Pop Culture Studies: Soap Opera 101″

http://www.soapoperanetwork.com/news/item/3955-pop-culture-studies-soap-operas-101

2010.12.29 – TV Guide Canada, Nelson Branco 2010 BEST SOAP OPERA BOOK

http://tvguide.ca/Soaps/Features/Articles/101229_best_worst_2010_NB

2010.12.27 – Media Industries Book list, Prof. Alisa Perren

http://www.themediaindustries.net/2010/12/new-books-on-media-industries-and.html

2010.12.14 – Donna Pool

http://ddpool.blogspot.com/2010/12/nyc-october-2010-part-two.html

2010.12.06-10 – Henry Jenkins, 4-Part Blog Series NEW!

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4

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2010.11.28 – The Chronicle of Higher Education

http://chroniclecareers.com/article/Weekly-Book-List-November-29/125554/

2010.11.26 – WKU Honors Headline

http://www.wku.edu/honors/blog/?p=888

2010.11.19 – TV Guide Canada “The Suds Report”

http://www.tvguide.ca/Soaps/Suds/Articles/101119_suds_report_NB.ht

2010.11.17 – Telesophia (Italian)

http://telesofia.blogspot.com/2010/11/un-libro-per-parlare-della.html

2010.11.17 – WKU News

http://wkunews.wordpress.com/2010/11/17/soap-opera/

2010.11.16 – Herald (Western Kentucky University Student Newspaper)

http://wkuherald.com/article_cbf665aa-f128-11df-a692-00127992bc8b.html

2010.11.14 – Soap Opera Network

http://soapoperanetwork.com/soaps/news/3421-survival-of-soap-opera-book-goes-on-sale

2010.06.10 – OutTakes

http://outtakesinterviews.blogspot.com/2010/06/soap-opera-book-alert.html

2010.04.06 –  Red Room

http://www.redroom.com/blog/lynnliccardo/not-your-mother’s-soap-opera…

2009.09.20 – The Star, Guiding Light series finale, Book Mention

http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/television/article/698020

2009.09.18 – CNN, End of Guiding Light, Book Mention

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/SHOWBIZ/TV/09/17/guiding.light.soaps.reality/index.html

2009.07.29 –  Just TV

http://justtv.wordpress.com/2009/07/14/more-thoughts-on-soap-operas-and-television-seriality/

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2010.05.02 –  The Star-Telegram “Devoted to drama: Devotion to soaps handed down across generations” (Reprinted in the California Chronicle)