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Public Culture

An interdisciplinary journal of transnational cultural studies

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Lynn Spigel

Lynn Spigel is a professor in the Screen Cultures program at Northwestern University. She is the author of TV By Design: Modern Art and the Rise of Network Television (2009), Welcome to the Dreamhouse: Popular Media and Postwar Suburbs (2001), and Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America (1992). She is co-editor of numerous anthologies including Television after TV: Essays on a Media in Transition (2004).

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Public Culture is a reviewed interdisciplinary journal of cultural studies, published three times a year in Fall, Winter, and Spring for the Institute for Public Knowledge by Duke University Press. The journal's full archives are available online at

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