Exhibition of Terence Rattigan Archive at the British Library

Forgotten from the eyes of the public during the last decades, the playwright Sir Terence Rattigan (1911 - 1977) is in favour in 2011, the year of the centenary of his birth. An extremely successful playwright between the thirties and the sixties and author of 25 full length stage plays, he was one of the… Continue reading Exhibition of Terence Rattigan Archive at the British Library

John le Carré archive heads to Oxford

John le Carré, one of the world’s most celebrated authors, has offered his literary archive to Oxford’s Bodleian Library with the intention that it should become its permanent home. Le Carré said, ‘I am delighted to be able to do this. Oxford was Smiley’s spiritual home, as it is mine. And while I have the… Continue reading John le Carré archive heads to Oxford