British Television Drama

Past, Present and Future

  • Jonathan Bignell
  • Stephen Lacey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Jonathan Bignell, Stephen Lacey
      Pages 1-15
    2. Tony Garnett
      Pages 16-29
  3. Institutions and Technologies

  4. Formats and Genres

  5. Representations

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 231-255

About this book


Featuring leading scholars of British television drama and noted writers and producers from the television industry, this new edition of British Television Drama evaluates past and present TV fiction since the 1960s, and considers its likely future.


gender production technology television writing

Editors and affiliations

  • Jonathan Bignell
    • 1
  • Stephen Lacey
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Film, Theatre & TelevisionUniversity of ReadingUK
  2. 2.Faculty of Creative IndustriesUniversity of South WalesUK

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