Writers of today. Frank O'Connor / produced by the Educational Television and Radio Center in cooperation with the American Book Publishers Council ; filmed by Dynamic Films, Inc. ; directed by Lee R. Bobker.

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Date
195u
Main contributor
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Summary
Walter Kerr, drama critic for the New York Herald Tribune, interviews noted Irish author Frank O'Connor. Mr. O'Connor contrasts the novel and the short story in relation to characterization, plot, and the time element. He discusses styles of the short story and appraises past and present psychological and subject matter trends in prose fiction.
Contributors
O'Connor, Frank, 1903-1966; Kerr, Walter, 1913-1996; Bobker, Lee R.; National Educational Television and Radio Center.; American Book Publishers Council.; Dynamic Films.; National Educational Television Film Service.; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center
Publisher
NET Film Service
Genres
Television interviews.; Nonfiction television programs.
Subjects
O'Connor, Frank, 1903-1966; Short story; Fiction; Technique; Authors, Irish
Time period
20th century
Collection
National Educational Television
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Notes
Originally produced as an episode of the television program, Writers of today.
Episode title from film cannister.

Local Note

Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services.

Performers

Frank O'Connor, interviewee; Walter Kerr, host/interviewer.

Statement of Responsibility

produced by the Educational Television and Radio Center in cooperation with the American Book Publishers Council ; filmed by Dynamic Films, Inc. ; directed by Lee R. Bobker.
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7834559; OCLC: ocn1081333191; OCLC: 1081333191

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