Outside looking in : viewing First Nations peoples in Canadian dramatic television series / Mary Jane Miller

Author(s): Miller, Mary Jane, 1941-
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Subjects: North of 60 (Television program)
Indians on television
Television programs--Social aspects--Canada
Television programs--Canada--History
North of 60 (Television program)
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Montréal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2008
Series: McGill-Queen's native and northern series 53
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: x, 492 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Pt. 1. Framework 1
1. Introduction: Establishing the Boundaries of This Exploration 3
2. "Who are you calling ethnic?" 33
3. "The North is where?" 62
Pt. 2. Series for Children, Families, and Youth 73
4. Background: From Pageant to Prime Time 75
5. Radisson: The Baseline Set in the 1950s 85
6. Other Early Children's Series: The Context of the 1960s to 1980s 110
7. The Beachcombers: Jesse Jim Matures as a Family Role Model 135
8. Spirit Bay: An "All Indian" Series for Children 156
9. The Rez: A Sitcom/Dramedy for 1990s Youth 176
10. Fans and Genres and How They Intersect 207
Pt. 3. A Long-Form Series for Adults: North of 60 (1992-1997) 227
11. Set-up, or How North of 60 Was Framed 229
12. Looking at Setting and Character in North of 60 249
13. Focusing on a Selection of North of 60 Episodes 281
14. Exploring Issues and Themes in North of 60 325
15. Formal and Informal Responses to North of 60 365
Conclusion: Others Will Continue to Explore 393
Notes 407
Bibliography 461
Index 479
Notes: ISBN: 9780773533660 (bound)
ISBN: 0773533664 (bound)
ISBN: 9780773533677 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0773533672 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-477) and index
OCLC Number: 183260241
ISBN/ISSN: 9780773533660
0773533664
9780773533677
0773533672