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Shows featuring Harold Pinter

  • Harold Pinter (1930-2008); Part 2 of His Nobel Acceptance Speech "Art, Truth and Politics" Pinterspeechweb-1
    Part two of the 2005 Nobel Prize acceptance speech of the acclaimed British playwright, poet, actor, and activist Harold Pinter. He died last week at the age of seventy-eight. [includes rush transcript]
    December 31, 2008 | Story
  • Harold Pinter (1930-2008) on "Art, Truth and Politics" Pinterspeechweb
    Harold Pinter, the Nobel Prize-winning British playwright, screenwriter, poet, actor and political activist died last week at the age of seventy-eight after a prolonged battle with cancer. In his 2005 Nobel Prize acceptance speech, Pinter excoriated US foreign policy. "The invasion of Iraq was a bandit act, an act of blatant state terrorism, demonstrating absolute contempt for the concept...
    December 30, 2008 | Story