Keeping on Keeping onBook - 2017 | First American edition
The diary entries from one of England’s leading dramatists from 2005 to 2015 include everything from his irreverent comedy pieces, reviews and celebrated essays to his personal reflections on his four major theatre premieres and two films during that time. By the author of The History Boys.
A collection of Bennett’s diaries and essays, covering 2005 to 2015
Alan Bennett’s third collection of prose, Keeping On Keeping On, follows in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful Writing Home and Untold Stories. Bringing together the hilarious, revealing, and lucidly intelligent writing of one of England’s best-known literary figures, Keeping On Keeping On contains Bennett’s diaries from 2005 to 2015—with everything from his much celebrated essays to his irreverent comic pieces and reviews—reflecting on a decade that saw four major theater premieres and the films of The History Boys and The Lady in the Van. A chronicle of one of the most important literary careers of the twentieth century, Keeping On Keeping On is a classic history of a life in letters.
Contains the author's diaries from 2005 to 2015, along with essays, comic pieces, and reviews.