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HANNAH GORDON MOVED TO TEARS BY RICHARDSON’S PERFORMANCE

Hannah Gordon told the audience that seeing herself in Johnson Over Jordan and an acting masterclass from Sir Ralph Richardson was an amazing experience. She was so overcome by the moving finale to Priestley’s play that she shed tears.  When … Continue reading

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RADIO 3 SPECIAL FEATURE ON J.B. PRIESTLEY AND THE TIME THEORIES OF JW DUNNE.

This Sunday on BBC Radio 3 there will be a special feature on the time theories of J.W. Dunne and how they influenced many writers. J.B. Priestley will be the main focus of the programme. We are really looking forward … Continue reading

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FULL DETAILS OF 25th OCTOBER CONFERENCE

___________________________________ The J.B.Priestley Society’s  Open One–day Conference PRIESTLEY,  DOCUMENTARY, REALISM & DEMOCRACY Saturday 25 October 2014, 09.45 – 17.15 In the Priestley Room of the West Yorkshire Playhouse, LEEDS Conference fee:  £15 for JBPriestley Society members £22 for non-members (includes … Continue reading

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PRIESTLEY PAINTING EXHIBITION DRAWS TO A CLOSE AND WE LOOK FORWARD

The exhibition, J.B. Priestley: Soldier, Writer, Painter Curated by the J.B. Priestley Society Bradford Industrial Museum has drawn to a close. This unique opportunity proved very popular with visitors to the museum and  allowed many to see another, mostly unknown … Continue reading

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PRIESTLEY’S ANGEL PAVEMENT INCLUDED IN GUIDE TO 500 GREAT NOVELS

A new book by John Sutherland exploring 500 great novels includes Priestley’s Angel Pavement. Angel Pavement was Priestley’s fourth novel and was first published to critical acclaim and success in 1930. For more information about the latest edition of the … Continue reading

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