Mrs. Irani: “Life is already so difficult, so we wanted to see good things on TV”

Dona Irani said she likes soap operas (and does not miss the 8 o’clock soap opera), cooking shows and news programs (“To know what’s happening”), but she believes the news could improve: “We only see bad things on TV. The TV only transmits news about violence. Life is already so difficult, so we wanted to see good things on TV”,  she said.

Despite having a TV with digital technology. Dona Irani was not aware of this, because although she had heard of digital TV, she did not know what it was. When she decided to change television, she said she bought the first one she saw in the store, because it was the way she wanted it: “Flat screen, image, clean and big. Big Picture for me is better “.

Interview: Intermídia Cidadã (Fundação Tide Setubal)

Excerpt from: Feitosa, Deisy Fernanda. A televisão na era da convergência digital das mídias. Uma reflexão sobre a comunicação comunitária [tese]. São Paulo: , Escola de Comunicações e Artes; 2015 [citado 2018-07-25]. doi:10.11606/T.27.2015.tde-24112015-101553.)

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