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Two TV Critics Talk Shop

EW’s Kristen Baldwin chats with Pulitzer Prize-winning New Yorker TV critic Emily Nussbaum about her new book of essays, I Like to Watch

In your review of True Detective season 1, you use a phrase I loved, talking about the trope of male cops standing over “interchangeable female corpses.” Why does TV love to kill women?

[Laughs] What a crazy question to answer! I don’t think it’s just TV. I think this culture and certain kinds of art love to kill women. There is something that

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