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Illuminating Torchwood: Essays on Narrative, Character and by Andrew Ireland,Donald E. Palumbo,C.W. Sullivan III

By Andrew Ireland,Donald E. Palumbo,C.W. Sullivan III

Created in 2006 as a by-product of Doctor Who, the the world over well known BBC tv sequence Torchwood is a special mixture of technology fiction and myth, with even more of an grownup taste than its progenitor. The sequence’ “omnisexual” protagonist, maverick 51st-century time agent Captain Jack Harkness, leads a workforce of operatives from the present-day Torchwood Institute, a mystery association devoted to struggling with supernatural and extraterrestrial criminals. With its archetypal characters, grownup language, subversive humor and brazenly gay and bisexual storylines, Torchwood presents a wealth of fabric for scholarly research and debate.
utilizing Torchwood as its point of interest, this well timed selection of essays by way of quite a number specialists and fans offers an interpretive framework for figuring out the always constructing kinds and genres of latest tv drama.

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