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Sex and the City and Us: How Four Single Women Changed the Way We Think, Live, and Love

Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
Format
Book
Published
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2018.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Language
English
ISBN
9781501164828, 1501164821, 9781501164835, 150116483X, 9781501164842
Summary
Coinciding with the twentieth anniversary of the iconic television series, Sex and the city and us tells the story of how a columnist, two gay men -- Darren Star and fellow executive producer Michael Patrick King -- and a writers' room full of women used their own poignant, hilarious, and humiliating stories to launch a cultural phenomenon. Featuring interviews with the cast and writers, including star Sarah Jessica Parker, Sex and the city and us presents a behind-the-scenes look at a TV series that changed the way women everywhere see themselves.
Contents
  • The real Carrie Bradshaw
  • A new kind of TV woman
  • Building Sex and the city's New York
  • The show everyone wants to live in
  • A very high altitude
  • Shopping and fucking
  • Van talk, real talk
  • 9/11 hits home
  • Happy endings
  • Ever thine, ever mine, ever ours.
Description
xxii, 232 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-230).
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