Transnational Television Drama

Special Relations and Mutual Influence between the US and UK

  • Elke Weissmann

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 193-225

About this book


This history of British and American television drama since 1970 charts the increased transnationalisation of the two production systems. From The Forsyte Saga to Roots to Episodes , it highlights the close relationship that drives innovation and quality on both sides of the Atlantic.


America bibliography cities drama genre history history of literature knowledge performance television

Authors and affiliations

  • Elke Weissmann
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  1. 1.Edge Hill UniversityOrmskirkUK

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