Not Remotely Controlled

Not Remotely Controlled

Notes on Television

By Lee Siegel

Basic Books (AZ), Paperback, 9780465078103, 353pp.

Publication Date: June 2007


The acclaimed critic with the eyes and ears to bring the phenomena of culture to life as few other critics can” surveys the landscape of American television

About the Author
Lee Siegel writes about culture and politics for a wide variety of publications, including the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, and is a recipient of the National Magazine Award. He is the author of three books: Falling Upwards: Essays in Defense of the Imagination; Not Remotely Controlled: Notes on Television; and Against the Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mob. He lives in Montclair, New Jersey, with his wife and two children.