BK: Saul Austerlitz Loves Lucy (and Abed)

03/18/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place in the Brooklyn store.
Nerd out about sitcoms with Saul Austerlitz (Another Fine Mess: A History of American Film Comedy) and his book, Sitcom: A History in 24 Episodes, from I Love Lucy to Community. Austerlitz will give a multimedia presentation on the evolution of the sitcom, take questions, and sign.Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.

Sitcom: A History in 24 Episodes from I Love Lucy to Community Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781613743843
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Published: Chicago Review Press - March 1st, 2014

The form is so elemental, so basic, that we have difficulty imagining a time before it existed: a single set, fixed cameras, canned laughter, zany sidekicks, quirky family antics.