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The Rise of The Walking Dead

Back in 2010 The Walk Dead premiered on AMC with a fair degree of skepticism. But, 11 seasons and 177 episodes later, there is little doubt that it was a resounding success. On this episode of Pop Life, Host Kendall Philipps looks back on the history of The Walking Dead with Professor Kyle Bishop. Bishop is a professor of English Southern Utah University and teaches film and screen studies, American literature and culture, fantasy/horror literature, and English composition. 

Kendall and Kyle, discuss the original comics written by Robert Kirkman, early reactions to the show, and how it sustained an 11 season run of success.

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