Watching "Dallas" again 2: Locating viewing pleasures—An audience study of the new "Dallas"

  • Raquel L. Raj University of Groningen
  • Mabel Wale University of Groningen
  • Joscha-Nicolai Spoellmink University of Groningen
  • Arelis Dania University of Groningen
  • Amanda Gilroy University of Groningen
Keywords: Ien Ang, Nostalgia, TV studies

Abstract

This audience reception project performs a study of the first season of the new Dallas (2012–14) in terms of its lack of ironic viewing, which relegates the show to a restorative form of nostalgia.

Published
2014-10-08
Section
Pedagogy