Follies of God: Tennesse Williams and the Women of the Fog.

Grissom, James.

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A biography told through the eyes of those with whom he worked, whom he loved, and who offer their thoughts on this man who felt he no longer mattered. Grissom sheds light on the creative processes and the genius of Williams and his relationships with many of the greatest actresses of our time.


SKU: 9780307265692


The most revealing, illuminating portrait to date of Tennessee Williams, who remains one of the seminal American playwrights of our time. To write this long-awaited book more than two decades in work the author spent many hours deep in conversation with Williams and interviewed many, among them- Judith Anderson, Anne Bancroft, Lauren Bacall, Katharine Hepburn, Zoe Caldwell, Bette Davis, John Guare, Kim Hunter, Deborah Kerr, Stanley Kubrick, Sidney Lumet, Patricia Neal, Paul Newman, Harold Pinter, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters, Joanne Woodward.

Book Details

Author Grissom, James.
Format HC
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Imprint Alfred A. Knopf
Number of Pages 416
Publish Date 15/09/2015
Catalogue MP135
Catalogue book number 20