By Christopher Murray

Almost 50 years after he first hit the headlines as Ireland’s so much demanding playwright, the ‘angry younger guy’ of these instances Tom Murphy nonetheless instructions his position on the top of Irish theatre. right here 17 new essays by way of widespread critics and lecturers, with an advent by way of Christopher Murray, survey Murphy’s dramatic oeuvre in a concerted try to outline his greatness and enduring attraction, making this ebook an important learn of a special genius.

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