The Andy Griffith Show

Part 1 - All Time Classics | 7 Oct 2007 // 5:01 PM

Where it all began... how TV became the cultural icon it is today, and the seminal shows that offered audiences a glimpse into the medium’s artistic potential.


'A Cuban In Mayberry' Travels From America's Hometown to an All-American Nowhere | 29 Dec 2014 // 4:00 AM

Gustavo Perez Firmat's book is a serious examination of why The Andy Griffith Show is still rerunned and revered in the 21st century, even as it slumped to its end with Mayberry R.F.D.

The Andy Griffith Show: The Complete Fifth Season | 20 Mar 2006 // 6:00 PM

The very concept of change was anathema to Mayberry, and the beginning of Season Five delivered a grim portent: Gomer Pyle (Jim Nabors) was replaced by his brother Goober (George Lindsey).

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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