Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in USA/Canada

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Author Program Station Date
Austen, Jane   Mansfield Park, 1999   Showtime Familyzone   June 3/4/5, 15
    Emma, 1996   HBO Comedy   June 2/3/5, 15

Brontë, Emily   Wuthering Heights, 1939   Turner Classic Movies   June 3, 15

Burgess, Anthony   A Clockwork Orange, 1971   5 StarMAX   May 29, 15

Capote, Truman   Capote, 2005   Starz Cinema   May 30, 15
        Encore Suspense   June 4, 15
    Breakfast at Tiffany's, 1961   LOGO   May 31, 15
    Infamous, 2006   IndiePlex   May 29, 15

Cooper, James Fenimore   The Last of the Mohicans, 1992   Starz Edge   June 1/2, 15

Fitzgerald, F Scott   The Great Gatsby, 2013   HBO Signature   May 30, 15
    The Last Tycoon, 1976   WNYWDT2   June 2/3, 15

Greene, Graham   The Quiet American, 1958   MGM HD   June 4, 15
    The Third Man, 1949   Turner Classic Movies   May 29, 15

Gruen, Sara   Water for Elephants, 2011   FXM   June 3/4, 15

Hansberry, Lorraine   A Raisin in the Sun, 2008   Starz in Black   May 31, 15
        Encore Family   June 4, 15

HIggins, Colin   Harold and Maude, 1971   Epix East   June 1, 15

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999   OuterMAX   June 1, 15
        MoreMAX   May 30, 15
        5 StarMAX   June 1/4, 15

Lee, Harper   To Kill a Mockingbird, 1962   Turner Classic Movies   May 30, 15

McEwan, Ian   Atonement, 2007   5 StarMAX   May 30, 15
        MovieMax   June 3, 15

Morrison, Toni   Beloved, 1998   SHO 2   June 2, 15

Shakespeare, William   Much Ado About Nothing, 2013   Epix East   May 28, 15

Shaw, George Bernard   The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, 1999   MovieMax   May 29, 15

Twain, Mark   Huckleberry Finn, 1974   WPIXDT3   May 29, 15
    Tom Sawyer, 1973   WPIXDT3   May 29, 15

Walker, Alice   The Color Purple, 1985   BET   May 31, 15