Sound warrior: Voice, music and power in Dark Angel

  title={Sound warrior: Voice, music and power in Dark Angel},
  author={Clarice Butkus},
  journal={Science Fiction Film and Television},
  pages={179 - 199}
  • Clarice Butkus
  • Published 17 October 2012
  • Art
  • Science Fiction Film and Television
Dark Angel, a high-budget, American cyberpunk serial set in a near-future, post-apocalyptic and dystopic Seattle, has been grouped with a number of late 1990s and early 2000s television programmes as featuring powerful female heroes. Several academics have noted this significant wave in programmes that include Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Xena: Warrior Princess and La Femme Nikita. While analysis has focused predominantly on narrative and visual cues, the role of sound and music in constructing… 
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