Literature in the Media

Literature Programs on TV in USA/Canada

Confirm the dates below with your local tv provider. Local listings mainly for New York.      See also Film Adaptations.
             

Author Program Station Date
Austen, Jane   Mansfield Park, 1999   Showtime   April 28, 15
        Showtime Women   May 1, 15
        Showtime Familyzone   May 3/6, 15
        Showtime Showcase   May 7, 15
    Persuasion, 2007   Ovation TV   April 29, 15
    Emma, 1996   HBO Signature   May 5, 15

Barrie, JM   Finding Neverland, 2004   WPIXDT3   April 27/28, 15
        HDNet Movies   May 1/2/6, 15

Brontë, Charlotte   Jane Eyre, 1944   Turner Classic Movies   May 2, 15
        FXM   May 4/5/7, 15

Burgess, Anthony   A Clockwork Orange, 1971   MoreMAX   April 28, 15
        ActionMAX   May 2, 15
        CineMAX   May 4, 15

Capote, Truman   Murder by Death, 1976
(starring Truman Capote)
  Sony Movie Channel HD   April 27, 15
    Infamous, 2006   Starz Edge   April 27/30, 15
    Capote, 2005   Starz Edge   May 4, 15

Chabon, Michael   Wonder Boys, 2000   WNYWDT2   April 27/29, 15
        WPIXDT3   May 1/4, 15

Cooper, James Fenimore   The Last of the Mohicans, 1992   ReelzChannel   May 2/3, 15
        SundanceTV   May 4, 15

Fitzgerald, F Scott   The Great Gatsby, 2013   HBO Zone   April 29/30, 15
        Home Box Office
HBO HD
  May 1/7, 15
        HBO Signature   May 3/4/6, 15

Golding, William   Lord of the Flies, 1990   Ovation TV   May 2/7, 15

Gruen, Saran   Water for Elephants, 2011   FX   April 28, 15

Hansberry, Lorraine   A Raisin in the Sun, 2008   IndiePlex   April 28, 15
        Starz in Black   May 1/6/7, 15

Hemingway, Ernest   To Have and Have Not, 1944   Turner Classic Movies   May 2, 15

Irving, Washington   Sleepy Hollow, 1999   ActionMAX   April 27, 15
        ThrillerMAX   May 1/3, 15
        OuterMAX   May 2/6, 15
        MovieMax   May 5, 15

London, Jack   Call of the Wild, 1935   WNYWDT2   May 1, 15

McEwan, Ian   Atonement, 2007   HBO Zone   April 30, 15
        5 StarMAX   May 7, 15

Morrison, Toni   Beloved, 1998   Flix   April 27, 15

Shakespeare, William   Shakespeare in Love, 1998   IFC   April 29, 15
    Romeo and Juliet, 1968   RetroPlex   May 3, 15
    The Tempest, 2009   The Movie Channel Extra   May 2, 15
        The Movie Channel   May 3, 15

Steinbeck, John   Of Mice and Men, 1992   MGM HD   April 27, 15
    Of Mice and Men, 1939   Turner Classic Movies   May 3, 15

Waugh, Evelyn   Brideshead Revisited, 2008   Universal HD   April 30, 15

Wilde, Oscar   The Importance of Being Earnest, 2002   Showtime   April 30, 15
        Showtime Familyzone   April 27, 15