ABSTRACT

Anna Froula is Associate Professor of Film Studies in the Department of English at East Carolina University, USA

Stacy Takacs is Associate Professor and Director of American Studies at Oklahoma State University, USA

chapter |14 pages

Introduction: Living Room Wars

ByANNA FROULA, STACY TAKACS

part |2 pages

PART I: World War II on the Small Screen

chapter 4|14 pages

Nervous Laughter: Hogan’s Heroes and the Vietnam War

ByROBERT R. SHANDLEY

chapter 5|16 pages

Baa Baa Black Sheep and the Last Stand of the WWII drama

ByA. BOWDOIN VAN RIPER

part |2 pages

PART II: Korea and Vietnam on the Small Screen

part |2 pages

PART III: Contemporary Conflicts on the Small Screen

chapter 12|16 pages

Imagining the New Military of the 1990s in Babylon 5’s Future Wars

ByKATHLEEN KENNEDY

chapter 13|17 pages

JAG, Melodrama, and Militarism

BySTACY TAKACS

chapter 14|17 pages

Political Amnesia Over Here and Imperial Spectacle Over There

ByANNA FROULA

chapter 15|16 pages

Generation Kill and the New Screen Combat

ByMAGDALENA YÜKSEL AND COLLEEN KENNEDY-KARPAT