TITLE

Gays and the Latin TV boom

AUTHOR(S)
Graham, Chad
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Advocate;03/27/2001, Issue 834, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues relating to homosexuality and the Latin American television industry in the United States. Growth of the American market for Spanish-language television; Success of the television program 'Los Beltran'; Insights on the television preference of Spanish-speaking American television audiences; Background on several gay-theme television programs.
ACCESSION #
4360295

 

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