'Dear Nobody'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 BD/01/06
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1988-2005
  • Physical Description
      16 files

Scope and Content

Series of files relating to 'Dear Nobody', first published as a novel in 1991. The novel went on to be adapted into a play, first performed in 1993 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield and first published in 1996; a radio drama, first broadcast on Radio 4 in 1993; and a television drama, first broadcast on BBC2 in 1997. The series includes drafts of the novel, the play and the radio drama, all written by Doherty; and drafts of the television script, which was adapted by Richard Cameron. The series also includes related correspondence; contracts and royalty statements; proof book covers; publicity and press cuttings; and supplementary educational resources developed for teachers to use alongside the novel and the play.