By Edmund White

Just before he was executed for the Oklahoma bombing, Timothy McVeigh was in correspondence with the American writer and iconoclast, Gore Vidal.

In this play, the award winning novelist Edmund White imagines what would have happened had they ever met face to face in Terre Haute prison.

Howard....Sir Ian McKellen

Harrison....Troy Hill

With Stuart Milligan

Directed by Maria Aitken

Broadcast Dates

  • 20050225 (Radio 4)