Winner of the Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography, One of the Best Books of the Year, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The Observer, The London Times, The Financial Times, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, John Lahr has produced a theater biography like no other. Tennessee Williams gives intimate access to the mind of one of the most brilliant dramatists of his century, whose plays reshaped the American theater and the nation's sense of itself. Lahr captures not just Williams's tempestuous public persona but also his backstage life. It is a biography of the highest order: a book about the major American playwright of his time written by the major American drama critic of his time. Book jacket.
Publication Date: 10-Sep-2015
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc