Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 November 2011

176 Pages | 18 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719065491

Bookseller Code (06)


Lynda La Plante

Julia Hallam

Published by Manchester University Press

The Television Series MUP

  • The first account of the work of Lynda La Plante, one of Britain's most well-known screenwriters
  • Indeed it is the first account of the work of a female writer/producer in British and US television to be published
  • Focuses on the most well known and controversial dramas, 'Widows', 'Prime Suspect', 'Trial and Retribution' and 'Killer Net'
  • Maps questions of gender and genre, acting and stardom, authorship and value against the changing relationship between women and the television industry

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