Flyer for a production of Borderline, a play by Hanif Kureishi

Description

This is a promotional flyer for Borderline, a play written by Hanif Kureishi and staged at the Royal Court Theatre in 1981. A study of the Asian community in Britain, it is the third major work in Kureishi’s early career as a playwright.

Borderline originated from an idea of Max Stafford-Clark’s, then Artistic Director at the Royal Court. Kureishi developed the play with Stafford-Clark and Joint Stock, a touring company committed to taking political theatre out of London. Together with Outskirts the play won the George Devine Award. In 1982 Kureishi became the Royal Court’s writer in residence.

Full title:
Hanif Kureishi Papers: Borderline by Hanif Kureishi: 1981
Created:
1981
Format:
Ephemera / Advertisement
Language:
English
Creator:
Hanif Kureishi, Royal Court Theatre, Dan Fern
Usage terms

Hanif Kureishi: © Hanif Kureishi. You may not use the material for commercial purposes. Please credit the copyright holder when reusing this work.

Dan Fern (artist): © Dan Fern. Published under a Creative Commons Non-Commercial Licence.

Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
Add MS 89091/2/4

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