Aug 5, 2017
Lessons learned in 2 years
Holidays that appear in TV plots: Christmas, not Mothers Day
Woman's right to make her own health care decisions (Sissy Spacek's TV Movie & China Beach)
Daytime dramas & spectacles (Agnes Nixon, Levine's book & "Vulture Culture")
Careers & Legacies (Latina actress Marlene...
Mar 5, 2017
China Beach (1988-1991) Vietnam War as seen through eyes of American women
Script by Carol Flint and Lydia Woodward
"Holly's Choice" from third season, which featured Ricki Lake as Holly, the donut dolly
Drama unfolds in reverse - powerful if it executed well, which it was.
Value of life in wartime - value of military...