Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in USA/Canada

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Author Program Station Date
Barrie, JM   Finding Neverland, 2004   Encore Family   April 11, 14

Bronte, Charlotte   Jane Eyre, 2011   MovieMax   April 12/13, 14
        MoreMAX   April 6/10, 14
    Jane Eyre, 1971   WNBCDT2   April 9, 14

Bronte, Emily   Wuthering Heights, 2011   Encore Black   April 8/14, 14

Capote, Truman   Breakfast at Tiffany's, 1961   WNYWDT2   April 12, 14
    Infamous, 2006   ThrillerMAX   April 10, 14
    Capote, 2005   Epix East   April 7, 14
    In Cold Blood, 1967   Sony Movie Channel HD   April 8/9/11, 14

Chevalier, Tracy   Girl with a Pearl Earring, 2003   HDNet Movies   April 11, 14

Cooper, James Fenimore   The Last of the Mohicans, 1992   IFC   April 7, 14

Fitzgerald, F Scott   The Great Gatsby, 2013   HBO2   April 7/8/11, 14
        HBO   April 9/10/12, 14

Forster, EM   A Room with a View, 1986   Showtime Women   April 14, 14

Greene, Graham   The Quiet American, 2002   Starz Cinema   April 8, 14

Hansberry, Lorraine   A Raisin in the Sun, 1961   WNYWDT2 / Centric   April 13/14, 14
    A Raisin in the Sun, 2008   Centric   April 13/14, 14

Heller, Joseph   Catch-22, 1970   WNYWDT2   April 7, 14

Higgins, Colin   Harold and Maude, 1971   EPIX 2 HD   April 7, 14

Hornby, Nick   About a Boy, 2002   MovieMax   April 10/13, 14
        5 StarMAX   April 7/11, 14

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999   Flix   April 7/9/12, 14

Martel, Yann   Life of Pi, 2012   ThrillerMAX   April 10, 14
        MovieMax   April 6/11, 14
        MoreMAX   April 9/12, 14
        OuterMAX   April 8/13, 14

Morrison, Toni   Beloved, 1998   Flix   April 4, 14

Murdoch, Iris   Iris, 2001   IndiePlex   April 12, 14

Prejean, Helen   Dead Man Walking, 1995   SundanceTV   April 12/13, 14

Proulx, Annie   Brokeback Mountain, 2005   Ovation TV   April 8, 14
    The Shipping News, 2001   SundanceTV   April 11/12, 14

Sebold, Alice   The Lovely Bones, 2009   HBO Signature   April 1/4, 14

Shakespeare, William   A Midsummer Night's Dream, 1999   HBO Comedy   April 6/7/11/13, 14

Shaw, George Bernard   The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, 1999   IndiePlex   April 8/12, 14

Steinbeck, John   East of Eden, 1955   Turner Classic Movies   April 13, 14

Swift, Johnathan   Gulliver's Travels, 2009   FXX   April 13, 14

Walker, Alice   The Color Purple, 1985   Ovation TV   April 7, 14

Wilde, Oscar   The Importance of Being Earnest, 2002   Flix   April 6/10, 14
    An Ideal Husband, 1948   Turner Classic Movies   April 8, 14