By Ann-Gee Lee
This choice of clean essays familiarizes readers not just with specific characters and renowned episodes, yet behind-the-scenes features akin to screenwriting and construction options. The essayists discover narrative subject, hyperreality, masculinity, feminism, colour blindness, civic discourse, pastiche, intertextuality, media cognizance, how Community is encouraged through different exhibits and movies, and the way lovers have contributed to the show.
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