Through a close reading of the series Something Special (2003–), this article explores the implicit and explicit rhetorics of ‘care’ within the remit and content of the UK pre-school children’s channel CBeebies. With its address to an audience that includes disabled chi... View more
Solomon, A. (2014), Far from the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity, London: Vintage.
2002. His work for BBC Children's includes Tweenies (1999-2003), Tikkabilla (2002-2007) and more recent 'star-vehicles' - Gigglebiz (2009-) and Justin's House (2011-) - that have followed the success of Something Special.