TV and Radio Adaptations of Works by Gissing

Scope and Content

  • /1: Adaption for radio of New Grub Street. Adapted by Gabriel Woolf, produced by Jane Graham. Duplicate typescript. Broadcast on Radio 4 in three episodes on 13, 20 and 27 August 1972 (73 sheets);
  • /2: Proposal for an adaptation for television of The Odd Women by The Odd Women Production Company, New York, 1981. Proposes a seven-episode series with a detailed script for episode one, and plot outlines for the other episodes. Includes a copy of a supporting typescript letter (22 January 1982) from Joyce Campbell, Vice President, Programming, Channel 26, Washington DC, and a business card for Jane Weiner of The Odd Women Production Company. It is not known whether this series was produced.