What is Beckett?

  • (noun): A playwright and novelist (born in Ireland) who lived in France; wrote plays for the Theater of the Absurd (1906-1989).
    Synonyms: Samuel Beckett

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Stories And Texts For Nothing
... is a collection of stories by Samuel Beckett ... It gathers three of Beckett's short stories ("The Expelled," "The Calmative," and "The End", all written in 1946) and the thirteen short prose pieces he named "Texts for Nothing"(1950–1952) ... All of these works are collected in the Grove Press edition of Beckett's complete short prose ...
Samuel Beckett Bridge
... Samuel Beckett Bridge (Irish Droichead Samuel Beckett) is a cable-stayed bridge in Dublin that joins Sir John Rogerson's Quay on the south side of the ...
Suzanne Dechevaux-Dumesnil
... July 1989) was the tennis partner, lover, and later wife of Samuel Beckett ... In the 1930s, Beckett, an avid tennis fan his whole life, chose Déchevaux-Dumesnil as his lover over the heiress Peggy Guggenheim ... Six years older than Beckett, Déchevaux-Dumesnil was an austere woman known for avant-garde tastes and left-wing politics ...
Lustig-Prean And Beckett V United Kingdom
... Lustig-Prean and Beckett v United Kingdom (2000) 29 ECHR 548 is a UK labour law and European Convention on Human Rights case on sexual orientation ... The European Court of Human Rights combined judgments for Beckett, Grady, Lustig-Prean and Smith are regarded as pivotal in gay rights throughout the UK and Europe ...
Beckett - Other
... Beckett Comics Beckett Media - A company focusing on the collectible industries, especially in the area of sports collectibles ...

Famous quotes containing the word beckett:

    I, of whom I know nothing, I know my eyes are open, because of the tears that pour from them unceasingly.
    —Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)

    What when words gone? None for what then.
    —Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)

    Habit is a compromise effected between an individual and his environment.
    —Samuel Beckett (1906–1989)