Journals Higher Education



This item is not yet published. It is available for pre-orders and will ship on 01 January 2015.

Notify Me When In Stock

232 Pages | 8 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719068058

Also Available As:

Bookseller Code (06)


Alan Bennett

Kara Mckechnie

Published by Manchester University Press

The Television Series MUP

  • The first book devoted to Alan Bennett's extensive work for television
  • Contextualises his groundbreaking televisual work among his award-winning screenplays, plays, essays, published diaries and performances
  • Covers his career from the Footlights in the early 1960s right through to the success of The History Boys
  • Investigates why Bennett has been popular for so long and illuminates the many recurring themes that inhabit his work
  • One of the most original and successful writers for television over the last five decades

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Arts & Humanities > Performing Arts > Theater