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3243 N Downer Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States

February 2019

Caryn Murphy: The Opinions of TV Experts: Reproductive Rights Debates on 1960s Prime-Time Dramas

February 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Curtin 118, 3243 N Downer Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Caryn MurphyOur Media Studies Research Collaboratory is hosting Caryn Murphy (UW-Oshkosh, Radio, TV, Film + interim director, Women’s and Gender Studies) for a special talk on “The Opinions of TV Experts: Reproductive Rights Debates on 1960s Prime-Time Dramas.”

Murphy's talk will examine the records of 60s-era TV writers and producers who wrestled with questions about reproductive rights in episodes by depicting women’s reproductive health as the province of men who were experts in their fields.

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