The semester began, and with it my lack of time for writing in my blog. However, I don't want to let one more day pass by without mentioning that in this beginning of the new year, the telenovela world is watching intently the developments of a real-life telenovela. Namely, the one being played out in the California-based trial of Televisa v. Univision.
Below are some links to news stories about this trial whose ending will bring about changes not only in the U.S. Hispanic market, but also in the international market for telenovelas. Hence, what happens in this courtroom will have enduring consequences for the telenovela genre: