The "outer limits" of oblivion

Jeffrey A Sconce*

*Corresponding author for this work

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In a medium already renowned for its intrusive presence in the American home, few television shows have featured opening credit sequences as calculatedly invasive as that of The Outer Limits. A narrational entity known only as the "control voice" opened each week's episode with these unnerving words of assurance: There is nothing wrong with your television set.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Revolution Wasn't Televised
Subtitle of host publicationSixties Television and Social Conflict
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages25
ISBN (Electronic)9781135205409
ISBN (Print)0415911214, 9780415911214
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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