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Investigating Alias: Secrets and Spies (Investigating Cult TV)

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First aired in 2001, Alias is a spy drama with a central action heroine, a complex narrative of moral twists, turns, lies and double-crosses, and an imaginative array of gadgets, gizmos and glamorous costumes. It has become a leading cult television series with a loyal fan following. In the wake of 9/11, Alias' themes of doubles and duplicity have been perfectly placed to ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published June 15th 2007 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2007)
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Katherine Clark
Fantastic book that I read for my Female Hero and Superhero class. This book was a collection of essays written primarily by British media academics. I found their work incredibly useful not only for understanding Alias, but for examining other female heros on television.
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