A Conversation with Andrew Davies

Location
online
Date(s)
10/09/2020 (12:30-14:00)
Contact

To book a place email eventsoffice@dmu.ac.uk

 

Description
andrew davies
Andrew Davies, prolific writer of screenplays and novels, who has been called, the ‘universal adaptor’ for creating some of the most memorable moments in television, will be interviewed by Professors Deborah Cartmell and Justin Smith on September 10, 12-30 – 2.00 pm, followed by a Q&A with the audience. Davies, who has donated his archive to De Montfort University and who is patron of the Association of Adaptation Studies, based at DMU, will talk about the current success of his BBC adaptation of A Suitable Boy and his career as a screenwriter for both television and cinema, including House of Cards, Pride and Prejudice, Bleak House, Bridget Jones’s Diary, War & Peace and Les Misérables.  

 

The event is open to all

Search latest events

 
News target area image
News

DMU is a dynamic university, read about what we have been up to in our latest news section.

Events at DMU
Events

At DMU there is always something to do or see, check out our events for yourself.

Mission and vision target area image
Mission and vision

Read about our mission and vision and how these create a supportive and exciting learning environment.