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soap opera

3 articles

Sex & Death in the Afternoon

An oral history of the soap opera.


Studio Kabul

On the set of Afghanistan’s first soap opera and at home with its cast.


Obsessed With As The World Turns

“As a middle-aged queer, I could not break cover. And, as a middle-aged black man, I was embarrassed that these white boys from this melodrama mattered to me anyway.”