An overview of BBC television drama that has portrayed aspects of the Troubles, the article defines three types of output - drama-documentaries, the single-authored drama and the serial form. Each is considered in turn and analysed in terms of approach to the underlying political crisis.
|Title of host publication||Broadcasting in a Divided Community: Seventy Years of the BBC in Northern Ireland|
|Publisher||Queen's University Belfast|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
- television history
- BBC NI
- television drama
- the Troubles
McLoone, M. (1996). Drama out of a Crisis: BBC Television Drama and the Northern Ireland Troubles. In M. McLoone (Ed.), Broadcasting in a Divided Community: Seventy Years of the BBC in Northern Ireland (pp. 20-34). Queen's University Belfast.