John Antony SPURLING

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1936-07-17
Education Dragon Sch, Marlborough, St John's Coll Oxford (BA)
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Style John Spurling, Esq
Career Nat Serv 2 Lt RA 1955-57; plebiscite offr Southern Cameroons 1960-61, BBC Radio announcer 1963-66, freelance writer and broadcaster 1966-, Henfield writing fell Univ of E Anglia 1973, art critic The New Statesman 1976-88; playwright and novelist; FRSL 2010; >ir< for stage: Macrune's Guevara (NT) 1969, In the Heart of the British Museum (Traverse Edinburgh) 1971, The British Empire Part One (Birmingham Repertory) 1980, Coming Ashore in Guadeloupe (Cherub Co Harrogate, Edinburgh and London) 1982-83, Racine at the Girls' Sch (Cheltenham Literary Festival) 1992, King Arthur in Avalon (Cheltenham Literary Festival) 1999, Robinson Crusoe Meets His Maker (HM Prison Albany) 2003; for BBC Radio 3: Dominion Over Palm and Pine 1982, The Christian Hero 1982, The Day of Reckoning 1985, Discobolus 1989, The Butcher of Baghdad 1993 (also staged by Cherub Co London 1993), Macrune's Guevara 1993, Heresy 2001; for BBC Radio 4: Fancy Pictures 1988, A Household in Hove 2002
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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