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Roseanne Barr, Working Class Feminist

An extension of Roseanne Barr’s unapologetically feminist standup persona, "Roseanne" made waves by fearlessly tackling difficult social, political and economic issues with humor and homespun grace. With nine successful seasons on the air, "Roseanne" redefined the concept of the American family and deeply influenced a generation of viewers.
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About Pioneers of Television

PIONEERS OF TELEVISION returns to PBS in January 2011 for a second season featuring all new stories of the visionaries who shaped a fledgling medium with their creativity, foresight and wisdom. Narrated by Kelsey Grammer, this four-part series transports viewers behind the scenes for a revealing look at four of the most popular genres in television: science fiction, westerns, crime dramas and local kids TV.

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