Television and the Classic Novel
By (author) Sarah Cardwell
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Adaptation Revisited by Sarah Cardwell
Book DescriptionOffers a critical reappraisal of a prolific and popular genre, as well as bringing new material into the broader field of Television Studies. Surveys the traditional discourses about adaptation, unearthing the unspoken assumptions and common misconceptions that underlie them and explores the problems inherent in previous approaches, developing an original perspective that considers the particularly televisual nature of this genre. Examines four major British serials: 'Brideshead Revisited', 'Pride and Prejudice', 'Moll Flanders', and 'The Tenant of Wildfell Hall' revealing the genre's importance in constituting and moderating our understanding of the past and of television itself. The first sustained and coherent book on the subject in almost a decade.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780719060465
(216mm x 138mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Manchester University Press
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publish Date: 29-Aug-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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The first complete study of one of Britain's leading television writers, Jimmy McGovern. With chapters covering series such as Brookside, Cracker, The Street and Accused, the book also analyses a key period in the history of television drama.
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Author Biography - Sarah Cardwell
Sarah Cardwell is Lecturer in Film and Television Studies at the University of Kent at Canterbury
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