Harold Pinter

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Salon.com
Smart country, foolish choice: The U.K.’s Brextremely stupid movethe eloquence and intelligence of the writers we study in my seminars – Virgini
Smart country, foolish choice: The U.K.’s Brextremely stupid move
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
the eloquence and intelligence of the writers we study in my seminars – Virginia Woolf, W. H. Auden, Philip Larkin, Harold Pinter, Iris Murdoch, Zadie Smith, Ian McEwan, Andrea Levy – and the culture that nurtured them. Since I was an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
The biography Diane Arbus always deservedlife move a casting director’s nightmare of types – Norman Mailer and Bennett C
The biography Diane Arbus always deserved
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
life move a casting director’s nightmare of types – Norman Mailer and Bennett Cerf, to suggest extremes, Mike Nichols and Harold Pinter, Lee Harvey Oswald’s mother and Coretta Scott King. These are overripe characters in a volatile time. Everyone... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Writer Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free speech prizeenvironmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in
Writer Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free speech prize
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 days ago
environmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter. It goes jointly to a British, Irish or Commonwealth writer seen as sharing Pinter's "unflinching, unswerving"... Read more
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The China Post
Writer Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free-speech prizeenvironmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in
Writer Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free-speech prize
The China Post / Posted 12 days ago
environmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter. It goes jointly to a British, Irish or Commonwealth writer seen as sharing Pinter's "unflinching, unswerving"... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood has won the Pinter PrizeThe PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel laureate playwr
The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood has won the Pinter Prize
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel laureate playwright Harold Pinter. It is awarded annually to a writer who, in the words of Pinter’s Nobel Prize in Literature speech, casts an “unflinching, unswerving” gaze upon the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood has won the Pinter PrizeThe Blind Assassin (Jean Malek) The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 in
The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood has won the Pinter Prize
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
The Blind Assassin (Jean Malek) The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel laureate playwright Harold Pinter. It is awarded annually to a writer who, in the words of Pinter’s Nobel Prize in Literature speech, casts an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Canadian novelist Atwood wins Pinter prize"humbled" to receive the award. The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 i
Canadian novelist Atwood wins Pinter prize
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
"humbled" to receive the award. The PEN Pinter Prize was established in 2009 in memory of the Nobel laureate playwright Harold Pinter. It is awarded annually to a writer who, in the words of Pinter's Nobel Prize in Literature speech, casts an... Read more
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CTV News
Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free-speech prizeenvironmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in
Margaret Atwood wins PEN Pinter free-speech prize
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
environmental causes. The award announced Thursday was established in 2009 in memory of Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter. It goes jointly to a British, Irish or Commonwealth writer seen as sharing Pinter's "unflinching, unswerving"... Read more
5 related stories
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The New Statesman
Does it matter that The Sun has come out for Brexit?Man I’ve been watching on YouTube (a very good show indeed, precursor to The Pr
Does it matter that The Sun has come out for Brexit?
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
Man I’ve been watching on YouTube (a very good show indeed, precursor to The Prisoner; imagine James Bond rewritten by Harold Pinter) and I try to locate the source of the nagging feeling that’s come upon me. Of course – it’s the Duke’s last... Read more
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The New Statesman
Freud said there’s no such thing as accidents. So why did I miss the closing night of the Duke?Man I’ve been watching on YouTube (a very good show indeed, precursor to The Pr
Freud said there’s no such thing as accidents. So why did I miss the closing night of the Duke?
The New Statesman / Posted 14 days ago
Man I’ve been watching on YouTube (a very good show indeed, precursor to The Prisoner; imagine James Bond rewritten by Harold Pinter) and I try to locate the source of the nagging feeling that’s come upon me. Of course – it’s the Duke’s last... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Breaking down this year’s Tony Award nominees for best play– or are they husbands, or doctors? – come and go from André’s flat, as menacin
Breaking down this year’s Tony Award nominees for best play
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
– or are they husbands, or doctors? – come and go from André’s flat, as menacing as if they have walked in from a Harold Pinter play. Indeed, The Father has a lot in common with theatre of the absurd – even if its approach is, ultimately,... Read more
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examiner.com
'Between Them': A glimpse at the significance of love and passion at Cannes 2016her directing experience in the world of theater in 1999, when she directed a p
'Between Them': A glimpse at the significance of love and passion at Cannes 2016
examiner.com / Posted 19 days ago
her directing experience in the world of theater in 1999, when she directed a play called "The Dumb Waiter" written by Harold Pinter, and in 2002, when she directed another Harold Pinter play entitled "The Lover". After gaining her initial... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Acting is good, play is weakof the finest touring companies around, were not at their best two years back w
Acting is good, play is weak
Nottingham Post / Posted 20 days ago
of the finest touring companies around, were not at their best two years back with Betrayal, a relatively weak play from Harold Pinter. But with The Birthday Party from 1957, at the Palace Theatre in Mansfield on Wednesday night, they are back on... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Melvyn Bragg: Why the arts belong to all of us – and why this country needs themoccasion. Over the last 20 years The South Bank Show has deliberately encourag
Melvyn Bragg: Why the arts belong to all of us – and why this country needs them
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
occasion. Over the last 20 years The South Bank Show has deliberately encouraged that – and our winners have included Harold Pinter, Salman Rushdie as well as more popular figures like JK Rowling and Julie Walters. And who is to say which of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Paul McCartney: The Biography review – the gospel according to Maccato suburban Surrey with his wife and child. It was McCartney, we were told, who
Paul McCartney: The Biography review – the gospel according to Macca
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
to suburban Surrey with his wife and child. It was McCartney, we were told, who was hanging out with Bertrand Russell and Harold Pinter, taking mind-expanding drugs and pioneering the use of tape loops and backwards recordings on Beatles songs,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eddie Izzard wins Outstanding Achievement award at South Bank Sky Arts Awardswinners of the trophy that recognises lifetime contributions to arts in Britain
Eddie Izzard wins Outstanding Achievement award at South Bank Sky Arts Awards
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
winners of the trophy that recognises lifetime contributions to arts in Britain include JK Rowling, Tracey Emin, Harold Pinter and Julie Walters. Award host Melvyn Bragg, who himself won in 2010, said: "Eddie Izzard is a marvel. He works... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Outstanding achievement award for Eddie Izzardwinners of the trophy that recognises lifetime contributions to arts in Britain
Outstanding achievement award for Eddie Izzard
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
winners of the trophy that recognises lifetime contributions to arts in Britain include JK Rowling, Tracey Emin, Harold Pinter and Julie Walters. Award host Melvyn Bragg, who himself won in 2010, said: "Eddie Izzard is a marvel. He works... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Spandau Ballet star, show tunes, Pinter and Motown come to the Arena next weekhis brother Gary in the film The Krays and as the villain Steve Owen in Eastend
Spandau Ballet star, show tunes, Pinter and Motown come to the Arena next week
Herts Advertiser / Posted 25 days ago
his brother Gary in the film The Krays and as the villain Steve Owen in Eastenders from 1998 to 2002. Tickets are £22.50. Harold Pinter masterpiece The Birthday Party is being performed at the Arena next Thursday, June 9, by London Classic... Read more
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Junkee
8 Things We Learned About 'House Of Cards' At Beau Willimon's Vivid Ideas Talk With Leigh SalesSpacey and Robin Wright. “We use language to lie to teach other and most great
8 Things We Learned About 'House Of Cards' At Beau Willimon's Vivid Ideas Talk With Leigh Sales
Junkee / Posted 30 days ago
Spacey and Robin Wright. “We use language to lie to teach other and most great actors read between the lines,” he said. “Harold Pinter, the Nobel-winning playwright said (and I’m totally butchering this) ‘Language is used to obscure truth, and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Silencing America as It Prepares for WarJohnson, Carter, Clinton, Obama. The breathtaking record of perfidy is so muta
Silencing America as It Prepares for War
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
Johnson, Carter, Clinton, Obama. The breathtaking record of perfidy is so mutated in the public mind, wrote the late Harold Pinter, that it "never happened ...Nothing ever happened. Even while it was happening it wasn't happening. It didn't... Read more

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