J.B.Priestley

The Official J.B. Priestley website

 
 

1894-1984. Author, novelist,playwright, essayist, broadcaster, scriptwriter, social commentator and man of letters, whose career straddled the 20th Century.


An Inspector Calls - The Good Companions - Time And The Conways - Priestley's Wars - The Linden Tree - Bright Day - Johnson Over Jordan - The Good Companions - Dangerous Corner - Delight - When We Are Married - Angel Pavement - English Journey - Salt Is Leaving -The Glass Cage - Lost Empires - Man And Time - The Image Men

 

The Guardian leader 27th January 2012: 'In Praise of...JB Priestley. An outstanding prose realist..with a piercing eye of social reportage and a unique line in imaginative fiction. A writer and a man who is surely ripe for rediscovery.'





J.B.P.'s 120th birthday has been marked by a number of broadcasts and articles. See the News page for details

Summer Day's Dream at the Finborough Theatre : 'A strangely compelling play from the heart of an anguished romantic. Uncannily topical.' The Guardian . Visit Finborough Theatre