Scottish Shorts Paperback / softback
Edited by Howard Phillip
The plays *Davey Anderson Snuff. Kevin wants Billy to take part in his video project.
Billy, just back from Iraq, is in no mood for games.
But Kevin is not just playing - *Catherine Czerkawska The Price of a Fish Supper.
Rab used to work the fishing boats. He tells us about his life before the industry collapsed. *Stanley Eveling Better Days Better Knights. An unfashionably sweet-hearted tale of a washed up knight-of-old - from the grand-daddy of modern Scottish playwriting. *David Greig Ramallah. A writer reintegrates with his wife and family after visiting Palestine. *David Harrower 54% Acrylic. A seasoned store detective chases a young, female, first-time shoplifter.
Each gives their own - very divergent - account of the same incident. *Douglas Maxwell Harm. As they wait in a new 'self-harming unit' a father pours out his guilt, anger and concern to his son. *Rona Munro The Basement Flat. Fiona and Stephen are concerned about the Man upstairs and his daughter - who has left home and is turning into a fox - *Morna Pearson Distracted.
Jamie lives with his useless Granny in a caravan park where George Michael lives with his dreamer of a mother. They bond uneasily - *Louise Welsh The Importance of Being Alfred.
Twentythree years after his affair with Wilde, Lord Alfred Douglas enters a conspiracy with a prominent homophobe -
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 288 pages
- Publisher: Nick Hern Books
- Publication Date: 08/05/2010
- Category: Plays, playscripts
- ISBN: 9781848420700