From “Controversy” (PP. 50-51)


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Writing a linear account of Soap‘s creation and its accompanying controversy proved challenging because that controversy actually erupted three months before the series premiered. In the chapter “Controversy”, we briefly explore the conditions that led up to the boycotts, protests and letter-writing campaigns that would plague the show in its first years.


One comment on “From “Controversy” (PP. 50-51)

  1. Pingback: ‘Soap’ and Controversy | Soap! The Sitcom that Broke all the Rules

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