(Short) (based on an original story by)
(based on the novel: "The Haunting of Hill House")
(novel "The Bird's Nest")
A radio drama adaptation of her "The Lottery" aired 14 March 1951 on NBC. This was an episode of the radio network's anthology series, "NBC Short Story."
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"If I thought this was a valid cross section of the reading public, I would give up writing." (in response to the hate mail that met the publication of her famous story "The Lottery" in The New Yorker, 1948)
In a 1960 lecture that was included in her collection Come Along With Me, published in 1968, Jackson described the voluminous and vociferous reaction that the New Yorker received after publishing her sinister short story "The Lottery" in 1948. She said that one of the most common questions she received from readers, especially early on (before the story had gotten its many dramatizations and ...