Tuesday, October 2, 2012
City of debauchery: New York history and Sunday night TV
Party at Pompadou's Bordello: Cocktails and carousing on 'Copper' Courtesy BBC America
My first ever column for the Huffington Post is available to read on their site. I look at the different ways that three Sunday night 'prestige' shows -- BBC America's Copper, AMC's Mad Men, and HBO's Boardwalk Empire -- approach the task of integrating New York City history into their plotlines.
Click here to read the article and even leave a comment if you'd like -- Copper, Boardwalk Empire and Mad Men: Getting New York City History Right on Cable's Hottest Night