Alive in Time: The Enduring Drama of Tom Murphy (The Theatre by Christopher Murray

By Christopher Murray

Almost 50 years after he first hit the headlines as Ireland’s such a lot not easy playwright, the ‘angry younger guy’ of these occasions Tom Murphy nonetheless instructions his position on the top of Irish theatre. the following 17 new essays via favourite critics and teachers, with an advent by means of Christopher Murray, survey Murphy’s dramatic oeuvre in a concerted try to outline his greatness and enduring attraction, making this booklet an important examine of a distinct genius.

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