Dr. Michael Allen is a lecturer in Film Studies at Birkbeck College, and as editor of Reading CSI: Crime TV Under the Microscope (I.B. Taurus), Allen delves deep into the forensics drama.
But hes not sick of it yet.
Allen says, Sometimes if you write a book about something, you never want to see it again, but thats not the case with CSI. It hasnt put me off.
The book includes academic interpretations of the show from forensic experts, as well as more colorful, critical commentary from TV critics and fanatics.
And, while CSIs glitz and glamour is exaggerated, Allen still finds the show better than its mysterious competition.
He says, We tried watching Lost, but we gave up on it. We got infuriated by it.
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