Tony HARRISON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1937-04-30
Education Leeds GS, Univ of Leeds (BA)
Books & Publications >ir< Earthworks (1964), Aikin Mata (1965), Newcastle is Peru (1969), The Loiners (1970), The Misanthrope (1973), Phaedra Britannica (1975), The Passion (1977), Bow Down (1977), from The School of Eloquence (1978), Continuous (1981), A Kumquat for John Keats (1981), US Martial (1981), The Oresteia (1981), Selected Poems (1984), The Mysteries (1985), V (1985), Dramatic Verse 1973-85 (1985), The Fire-Gap (1985), Theatre Works 1973-85 (1986), Selected Poems (augmented edn 1987), The Trackers of Oxyrhynchus (performed ancient stadium of Delphi 1988, NT 1990), A Cold Coming - Gulf War Poems (1991), The Common Chorus (1992), The Gaze of the Gorgon and other poems (Whitbread poetry award, 1992), Square Rounds (1992), Poetry or Bust (1993), The Kaisers of Carnuntum (1995), Permanently Bard (1995), The Labourers of Herakles (1995), The Shadow of Hiroshima and other film/poems (1995), The Prince's Play (1996), Prometheus (1998), Laureate's Block and Other Poems (2000), Under the Clock (2005), Hecuba (2005), Fram (2008); >ir< Tony Harrison Plays Three (1996), Tony Harrison Plays One (1999), Tony Harrison Plays Two (2002), Tony Harrison Plays Four (2002), Plays Five (2004), Collected Film Poetry (2007), Collected Poems (2007)
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Clubs N/A
Style Tony Harrison
Career poet and dramatist; Wilfred Owen Award for Poetry 2006, Pen Pinter Prize 2009, European Prize for Literature (Strasbourg) 2011; FRSL; >ir< The Oresteia (Channel 4 1982), The Big H (BBC 1984), The Mysteries (Channel 4 1985), Yan Tan Tethera (Channel 4 1986), Loving Memory (BBC 1986), V (Channel 4 1987, Royal Television Soc Award), The Blasphemers' Banquet, The Gaze of the Gorgon (1992), Black Daisies for the Bride (1993, Prix Italia 1994), A Maybe Day in Kazakhstan (1994), The Shadow of Hiroshima (Channel 4 1995), Crossings (LWT 2002); >ir< Prometheus (1999)
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