Throwback: 18 Academic Papers About ’90s TV Shows

18 Academic Papers About ’90s TV Shows (via Mental Floss)

Just because I work with contemporary programs doesn’t mean I don’t love a solid analysis of a ’90s television show! It’s also reassuring to see academic writing about these older programs, showing that this field of study has strong roots from which to grow.

“If we can learn something interesting about the ancient Romans by studying their drinking songs, surely we can learn something interesting about ourselves by studying our TV shows.”