Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Saddle Up ! Denver Post article on resurgence of Westerns on TV

Joanne Ostrow writes a article summarizing television networks new fascination with the Western genre.

"The rugged individualism of myth, the challenge of uncharted territory, the bad sanitation and awful racial stereotypes ... the TV Western is back in the saddle."

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Read related article on popularity of Westerns

1 comment:

  1. Good news - and I'm in a group of western writers who are reporting increased sales, westerns starting to be shelved in places where they haven't been before or haven't been in years and publishers starting to bring back lines they had quit publishing. Interest in the western has always been cylical, and perhaps this is the beginning of an up cycle.

    Terry Burns