Television Style: Errata

Errors in the first printing:

  • p. 11: “In my emphasis on function, am echoing…” should read “In my emphasis on function, I am echoing…”
  • pp. 174-222: running head should read “Televisuality and the Resurrection of the Sitcom in the 2000s”.
  • p. 182: “5 medium long shot 26″ should read “5 medium long shot 26 secs.”


Jeremy Butler has written about television style for over thirty years, publishing in ScreenCinema JournalThe Journal of Popular Film and Video, and Jump Cut. His textbook, Television, contains the most comprehensive overview of style in television studies. He has taught television, film, and new media at the University of Alabama since 1980.


Jeremy Butler
Professor Emeritus of TV and Film Studies
The University of Alabama
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