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Jimmy McGovern

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This, the first book length study of one of Britain's leading television writers, Jimmy McGovern, links his work to key changes in British television over the last thirty years. McGovern's versatility has meant that his work ranges from soap opera to crime series, studio based single drama to art house features for theatrical release. The book therefore acts partly as a survey of the way that drama for the small screen has mutated and changed over a key period in its history. Steve Blandford's percipient and readable book extensively examines some of McGovern's most influential work, including Brookside, Cracker, The Lakes, Hillsborough and The Street.


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Author(s):
S Blandford
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
145 mmj x 220 mm 376 g
Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
071908248X
ISBN-13:
9780719082481
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
Jimmy McGovern

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This, the first book length study of one of Britain's leading television writers, Jimmy McGovern, links his work to key changes in British television over the last thirty years. McGovern's versatility has meant that his work ranges from soap opera to crime series, studio based single drama to art house features for theatrical release. The book therefore acts partly as a survey of the way that drama for the small screen has mutated and changed over a key period in its history. Steve Blandford's percipient and readable book extensively examines some of McGovern's most influential work, including Brookside, Cracker, The Lakes, Hillsborough and The Street.


No inscriptions.

Author(s):
S Blandford
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
145 mmj x 220 mm 376 g
Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
071908248X
ISBN-13:
9780719082481
Number of pages:
184
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Title:
Jimmy McGovern

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