Literature in the Media

Special Literature Programs on Online Radio and TV


Author Program Station Date
Chopin, Kate   15 Minute Drama
The Awakening
Dramatised by Janice Okoh
5 Episodes
  BBC Radio 4
London, UK
  August 18-, 14
10:45 to 11:00 | 19:45 to 20:00
Episode schedule
London Time
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Hellman, Lillian   The Autumn Garden
performed by L.A. Theatre Works
  WVXU Radio
Cincinnati, OH
  August 23, 14
8:00-10:00pm
New York Time
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Larkin, Philip   Book of the Week
Life, Art and Love
Biography by James Booth
5 Episodes
  BBC Radio 4
London, UK
  August 25-, 14
00:30
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McDermott, Alice   The Diane Rehm Show
Someone
Published in 2013, it is the National Book Award-winning author's first novel in seven years.
  WAMU Radio
Washington, DC
  August 27, 2014
11:06 a.m.
New York Time
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Sedaris, David   Meet David Sedaris
6 Episodes
  BBC Radio 4
London, UK
  July 20 - August ?, 14
various times
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Shakespeare, William   Verdi: Ballet Music (Otello - Act 3). Netherlands Radio Symphony Orchestra/Antoni Ros-Marba   BBC Radio 3
London, UK
  August 26, 14
04:31 to 04:37
London Time
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Turow, Scott   Identical
Read by Jim Fleming.
  Wisconsin Public Radio
The Ideas Network

Madison, WI
  July 26 - August 22, 14
23:00 - 23:30
Chicago Time
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