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E.M. Forster (1879–1970)

E.M. Forster was born on January 1, 1879 in London, England as Edward Morgan Forster. He was a writer, known for A Passage to India (1984), A Room with a View (1985) and Howards End (1992). He died on June 7, 1970 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England. See full bio »

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 2007 A Room with a View (TV Movie) (novel)
 2000/II Desire (Short) (short story)
 1998 Billy Budd (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1998 Plug (Short) (short story "The Machine Stops")
 1992 Howards End (novel)
 1991 Where Angels Fear to Tread (based on the novel by)
 1988 Billy Budd (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1987 Maurice (from the novel by)
 1985 A Room with a View (novel)
 1984 A Passage to India (based on the novel by) / (by)
 1977 Premiere (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Obelisk (1977) ... (short story)
  BBC Play of the Month (TV Series) (novel - 3 episodes, 1965 - 1973) (original author - 1 episode, 1966)
- A Room with a View (1973) ... (novel)
- Howards End (1970) ... (novel)
- Where Angels Fear to Tread (1966) ... (original author)
- Passage to India (1965) ... (novel)
 1966 Out of the Unknown (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- The Machine Stops (1966) ... (novel)
 1966 Billy Budd (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1958 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- A Room with a View (1958) ... (novel)
 1945 A Diary for Timothy (Short documentary) (commentary)
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 1959 Camera Three (TV Series)
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 2007 Chris & Don. A Love Story (Documentary)
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Other Works:

Stage: His novel, "A Passage to India," was adapted by Santhan Rama Rau at the Comedy Theatre in London, England, with Dilys Hamlett, Zia Mohyeddin, Norman Wooland and Sama Swaminathan in the cast. See more »

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Personal Quote:

One always tends to overpraise a long book because one has got through it.

Trivia:

Educated at Tonbridge School, Kent. The E. M. Forster Theatre opened at the school in 2000. See more »

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