This collection of essays focuses on two sub-genres of reality television: dating shows, like The Bachelor, Joe Millionaire, and the earlier Love Connection; and makeover reality shows, like The Swan and Are You Hot? The Search for America’s Sexiest People. Each author explores a different aspect of one or both of these types of shows, focusing especially on the cultural interaction between the text–dating and makeover shows–and society….
Fix Me Up: Essays on Television Dating and Makeover Shows
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