Nov 26, 2016
Agnes Nixon, creator and overseer of all things One Life to Live and All My Children passed away earlier this year. She lived a long life, so this segment of Advanced TV Herstory takes a look into her thinking and her style of storytelling.
Episode features an obituary clip from Hoda and Kathy Lee and highlights from an interview Dick Cavett conducted with Agnes Nixon that aired in November 1978. Then, finally an interview with Advanced TV Herstory loyal listener and respected author & scholar Dr. Elana Levine of the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, who is deep in her manuscript about daytime drama and the role the genre played in the evolution of TV.