Yamila Heram


Yamila Heram is a Researcher at the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET) under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation. She has a BA in Communication Science, School of Social Science, University of Buenos Aires and is Professor of ‘Theory and Practice of Communication II’ and ‘Television and media review’. Her current research interests and projects include communication and culture studies in Latin America with a focus on television and panelism. Email: yaheram@yahoo.com.ar.

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The DR program 'The Bridge' takes its name from the Oresund Bridge stretching between Copenhagen in Denmark and Malmö. Photo: Miklos Szabo/Øresundsbron

2020.01.23 | Article, Yamila Heram, Media, Research, Nordic Noír

Too good to be true: How Argentinian audiences read Danish drama series

In Argentina, Danish television drama series such as Borgen, The Killing and The Bridge attract a small and dedicated niche audience that is actively on the look out for new content. A 2017 study of 83 Argentinian viewers found that these “intelligent” series featured interesting characters who were well-acted and were about topics that they could…