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Harold Pinter receives literary award

Title
Harold Pinter receives literary award
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
16 Mar 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:03:42
Description
Brian Ging reporting on the award of the David Cohen Prize for British Literature to playwright and writer Harold Pinter. Includes reaction at the ceremony from Salman Rushdie; Pinter himself; Heritage Secretary Stephen Dorrell. Also Director of the Glasgow Citizens Theatre Giles Havergal on receiving at Pinter’s behest a cash award.
Contributors
Brian Ging; Salman Rushdie; Harold Pinter; Stephen Dorrell; Giles Havergal
Keywords
Awards; Writers; Playwrights; Literary prizes; Harold Pinter

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