'What have you ever done on the telly?': The Office, (post) reality television and (post) work
Brabazon, T. (2005) 'What have you ever done on the telly?': The Office, (post) reality television and (post) work. International Journal of Cultural Studies, 8 (1). pp. 101-117.
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Cultural studies theorists have neglected two topics: the changes to the workplace and innovations in comedy. This article reconnects cultural studies with both work and comedy through attention to one of the finest British satires ever made: The Office. I track this programme by situating it in the three intertwined 'crises' of our era: in television, work and masculinity.
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|Murdoch Affiliation:||School of Media, Communication and Culture|
|Copyright:||© 2005 SAGE Publications London.|
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