Girls: Is romance required in a women-centered show?

Feb. 11, 2015

Historically, a television show with a female lead was mostly about romance, but that trend is changing. In the latest episode of Emory Looks at Hollywood, film studies professor Michele Schreiber, author of "American Postfeminist Cinema: Women, Romance and Contemporary Culture," discusses Lena Dunham's "Girls," the evolution of women-centered entertainment and if romance is required.