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By Jonathan Bignell

ISBN-10: 0719064201

ISBN-13: 9780719064203

ISBN-10: 071906421X

ISBN-13: 9780719064210

This ground-breaking learn analyses Beckett's tv performs relating to the background and idea of tv. It argues that they're in discussion with cutting edge tv traditions hooked up to Modernism in tv, movie, radio, theatre, literature and the visible arts.

Using unique learn from BBC documents and manuscript assets, the ebook presents new views at the relationships among Beckett's tv dramas and the broader tv tradition of england and Europe. It additionally compares and contrasts the performs for tv with Beckett's movie and publicizes of his theatre paintings together with the hot Beckett on movie season. Chapters care for the creation strategy of the performs, the broadcasting contexts during which they have been screened, associations and authorship, the performs' relationships with related programmes and movies and response to Beckett's display paintings by way of audiences and critics.

It might be crucial interpreting in literature and drama stories, tv historiography and for devotees of Beckett's work.

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