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Muriel Spark - Two Plays
Various actors and critics discuss the work of Muriel Spark. Focusing on two of her most famous plays - 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie' and 'Girls of Slender Means' - her status as a post-modern writer is debated. Clips from both stage adaptations and film versions are used to examine key figures from Sparks' literature. Extracts from her plays are also included. This clip was first published on the Culture Show Archive, bbc.co.uk/cultureshow/archive.shtml. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
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