Sex, class and consumerism: British sitcom’s negotiation of the single girl

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Ball, Vicky;
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • Subject: unruly woman | comedy | femininity | Feminism | class | new-feminism

This chapter explores the representation of working-class femininities in the cycle of female ensemble sitcoms that emerged in the late 1960s and early 1970s in the UK. Drawing parallels with The Mary Tyler Moore Show, it will examine how The Liver Birds’ construction o... View more
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