Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in USA/Canada

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Author Program Station Date
Austen, Jane   Pride and Prejudice, 2005   HBO Signature   August 3/7, 14

Barrie, JM   Finding Neverland, 2004   Encore Family   August 3, 14
        Starz Cinema   August 8, 14

Brontë, Emily   Wuthering Heights, 2011   Starz in Black   August 1, 14
        Starz Cinema   August 6, 14

Burgess, Anthony   A Clockwork Orange, 1971   CineMAX   August 3, 14

Capote, Truman   Capote, 2005   Epix   August 5, 14

Cooper, James Fenimore   The Last of the Mohicans, 1992   IFC   August 4, 14

Ellis, Bret Easton   American Psycho, 2000   Chiller   August 2, 14

Fitzgerald, F Scott   The Great Gatsby, 2013   HBO Signature   August 2/3, 14
        HBO   August 4, 14
    The Last Tycoon, 19976   RetroPlex   August 1, 14

Forster, EM   A Room with a View, 1986   Showtime Women   August 2/5/6, 14

Greene, Graham   The Quiet American, 2002   Starz Cinema   August 1/6, 14

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy, 2002   MovieMax   August 5, 14
        CineMAX   July 31, 14

Irving, John   The Cider House Rules, 1999   WPIXDT3   August 1, 14

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999   ActionMAX   August 1/2/6, 14
        CineMAX   August 4/5/7, 14

Martel, Yann   Life of Pi, 2012   ActionMAX   August 2/7, 14
        5 StarMAX   August 4/8, 14

McEwan, Ian   Atonement, 2007   Universal HD   August 3, 14

Miller, Arthur   The Crucible, 1999   SundanceTV   August 1, 14

Prejean, Helen   Dead Man Walking, 1995   Epix 3 SD   August 7, 14
        Epix   July 31, 14
August 2, 14

Sebold, Alice   The Lovely Bones, 2009   MovieMax   July 31, 14
        HBO Signature   August 1/7, 14
        HBO   August 3, 14

Shakespeare, William   Shakespeare High, 2011
High school students prepare for the Drama Teachers Association of Southern California Shakespeare Competition.
  Showtime Familyzone   August 1/6/7, 14
    A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1999   HBO Signature   July 31, 14
    The Tempest, 2009   WPIX (CW)   August 2, 14
        Showtime Beyond   August 7/8, 14
    Henry V, 1989   MGM HD   August 6, 14

Shaw, George Bernard   The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, 1999   OuterMAX   August 5, 14
        ActionMAX   August 6, 14