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Samuel Beckett Irish avant-garde novelist, playwright, theatre director, and poet. "for his writing, which - in new forms for the novel and drama - in the destitution of modern man acquires its elevation"

The Creators. Samuel Beckett (1906-1989) Irish novelist, playwright, theatre director and poet

Steve Schapiro, Samuel Beckett while making “Film”, New York

Samuel Beckett, Paris, 1964 | #photography by Gisèle Freund

Samuel Beckett, Paris, 1964 photography by Gisèle Freund


Samuel Beckett at Le Petit Café, Boulevard St-Jacques, Paris, 1985 -by John Minihan

I could stare at Samuel Beckett's face for so long, it's just fascinating.

By May Huang A narrative technique that has perplexed and fascinated readers for centuries, the stream of consciousness technique has been used by many writers to trace the seamless (and oft errati…

Nothing happens when you wait - Samuel Beckett Quotes

Nothing happens when you wait - Samuel Beckett Quotations

Samuel Beckett

Call for Papers: Samuel Beckett Working Group

"My great blue bedroom, the air so quiet, scarce a cloud. In peace and silence. I could have stayed up there for always only. It’s something fails us. First we feel. Then we fall... A hundred cares, a tithe of troubles and is there one who understands me? One in a thousand of years of the nights? All me life I have been lived among them but now they are becoming lothed to me."

James Joyce with Nora Barnacle - photo credit: National Library of Ireland June 1904 : James Joyce had his first date with Nora Barnacle; ultimately, it became the date on which everything takes place in his masterpiece, Ulysses.


Samuel Beckett, Writers, Literature, Literatura

But he had turned, little by little, a disturbance into words...― Samuel Beckett, Watt

But he had turned, little by little, a disturbance into words.