HP – Secondary Sources

Almansi, Guido. Harold Pinter London ; New York : Methuen, 1983.
Armstrong, Raymond. Kafka and Pinter: Shadow-Boxing: The Struggle between Father and Son. London: Macmillan, and New York: St Martin’s Press, 1999
Baker, William. Harold Pinter. London: Conitnuum, 2008.
Baker, William and Stephen Ely Tabachnick. Harold Pinter. Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd, 1973.
Batty, Mark. About Pinter: The Playwright and the Work. London, Faber, 2005.
Bernhard, F. J. “Beyond Realism: the Plays of Harold Pinter.” Modern Drama. VIII. 1966. 185 – 191.
Billington, Michael, The Life and Work of Harold Pinter. London: Faber, 1996.
Bloom, Harold, Ed. Harold Pinter. New York : Chelsea House Publishers, 1987.
Bold, Alan (editor), Harold Pinter: You Never Heard Such Silence. London: Vision Press, 1984.
Boulton, James. T. “Harold Pinter: The Caretaker and Other Plays.” Modern Drama VI 1964 131 – 140.
Brewer, Mary F. Harold Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter. New York: Rodopi, 2009.
Burkman, Katherine H. and John L. Kundert-Gibbs eds. Pinter at Sixty. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1993.
Burkman, Katherine H.  The dramatic world of Harold Pinter: its basis in ritual. Katherine H. Burkman. Columbus, Ohio State University Press 1971
Cahn, Victor L. Gender And Power In The Plays Of Harold Pinter. New York : St. Martin’s Press, 1993.
Cohn, Ruby.  “The World of Harold Pinter.” Tulane Drama review. VI. 1963. 55 – 68.
— “Latter Day PInter”. Drama Survey. III. 1965. 367 -377.
Diamond, Elin. Pinter’s comic play. Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, 1985.
Dukore, Bernard Frank.Harold Pinter. New York : Grove Press, 1982.
Dukore, Bernard Frank. Where Laughter Stops : Pinter’s Tragicomedy.Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c1976.
Esslin, Martin. The Peopled Wound: The Plays of Harold Pinter. London: Methuen, and New York: Doubleday, 1970; revised edition, as Pinter: A Study of His Plays. London: Methuen, 1973; 6th edition as Pinter: The Playwright, London: Methuen, 2000.
Eyre, Richard. Ed. Harold Pinter: A Celebration. London: Faber, 2000.
Gordon, Lois (editor), Harold Pinter: A Casebook, New York: Garland, 1990
Gussow, Mel, Conversations with Pinter, London: Nick Hern, and New York: Limelight, 1994
Fraser, Antonia. Must You Go? : My Life With Harold Pinter London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2010.
Gabbard, Lucina Paquet. The Dream Structure Of Pinter’s Plays : A Psychoanalytic Approach  Rutherford : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1976.
Gale, Steven H. Ed. The Films Of Harold Pinter / Albany : State University of New York Press, 2001.
Gale, Steven H. Harold Pinter : Critical Approaches. Rutherford : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, 1986.
Gale, Steven H. Sharp Cut: Harold Pinter’s Screenplays And The Artistic Process. Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, 2003.
Ganz, Arthur F Ed. Pinter, A Collection Of Critical Essays. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall 1972
Gauthier, Brigitte. Viva Pinter: Harold Pinter’s Spirit of Resistance. Bern, CH: Peter Lang, 2009.
Gordon, Lois G. Stratagems To Uncover Nakedness; The Dramas Of Harold Pinter. Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1969
Gordon, Lois, Ed. Harold Pinter : A Casebook. New York : Garland Pub., 1990.
Gray, Simon. An unnatural pursuit & other pieces : a playwright’s journal. New York : St. Martin’s Press, 1985.
Hall, Ann C., “A Kind of Alaska”: Women in the Plays of O’Neill, Pinter, and Shepard, Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1993
Hayman, Ronald. Harold Pinter. New York, Ungar, 1973
Hinchliffe, Arnold P. Harold Pinter. New York, Twayne Publishers, 1967.
Hinchliffe, Arnold P. Harold Pinter. Rev. Ed. Boston : Twayne Publishers, 1981.
Hollis, James R. Harold Pinter; The Poetics Of Silence. [by] James R. Hollis. Pref. Harry T. Moore. Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press, 1970.
Homan, Sidney with Stephanie Dugan, Sandra Langsner, and Thomas Pender. . Pinter’s Odd Man Out : Staging And Filming Old Times. Lewisburg, Pa. : Bucknell University Press ; London ; Cranbury,NJ: Associated University Presses, 1993.
Kerr, Walter, Harold Pinter. New York, Columbia University Press, 1967.
Klein, Joanne. Making Pictures: The Pinter Screenplays. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1985.
Knowles, Ronald. Understanding Harold Pinter. Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c1995.
Leech, Clifford. “Two Romantics. Arnold WEsker and Harold Pinter.” Contemporary Theatre. XX. 1964. 11 – 31.
Mayberry, Bob. Theatre Of Discord : Dissonance In Beckett, Albee, And Pinter. Rutherford [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1989.
Merritt, Susan Hollis. Pinter In Play : Critical Strategies And The Plays Of Harold Pinter. Durham : Duke University Press, 1990.
Morrison, Kristin. Canters and chronicles : the use of narrative in the plays of Samuel Beckett and Harold Pinter. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1983.
Page, Malcolm,  File on Pinter. London : Methuen Drama, 1993.
Parker, William.  Harold Pinter. London: Continuum, 2008.
Peacock, D.Keith.  Harold Pinter and the New British Theatre. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood, 1997
Prentice,Penelope. The Pinter Ethic: The Erotic Aesthetic. New York: Garland Publishing, 2000.
Quigley, Austin E. The Pinter Problem. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University, 1975.
Raby Peter ed. The Cambridge Companion To Harold Pinter. 2nd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Raby Peter ed. The Cambridge Companion To Harold Pinter. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Regal, Martin S., Harold Pinter: A Question of Timing. London: Macmillan, and New York: St Martin’s Press, 1995
Sakellaridou, Elizabeth.  Pinter’s Female Portraits : A Study Of The Female Characters In The Plays Of Harold Pinter. Totowa, N.J. : Barnes & Noble,1988.
Schroll, Herman T. Harold Pinter: A Study Of His Reputation (1958-1969) And A  Checklist. Metuchen, N.J., Scarecrow Press, 1971.
Silverstein, Marc. Harold Pinter and the Language of Cultural Power. Lewisburg, Pennsylvania: Bucknell University Press, 1993
Smith, Ian. Pinter in the Theatre. London: Nick Hern Books, 2005.
Taylor, John Russell. Harold Pinter. Ed. Ian Scott-Kilvert.
Thompson, David T. Pinter: The Player’s Playwright. New York : Schocken Books, 1985.
Trussler, Simon. The Plays Of Harold Pinter: An Assessment. London, Gollancz, 1973.
Zarhy-Levo, Yael. The Theatrical Critic As Cultural Agent : Constructing Pinter, Orton And Stoppard As Absurdist Playwrights. New York : Peter Lang Pub., 2001.

The Roots of Writing: Bernard Kops, Emanuel Litvinoff, Harold Pinter & Arnold Wesker
Batty, Mark. “Pinter Views: Pinter on Pinter.” 79–153 (chap. 8) in Batty, About Pinter. Print.
Bensky, Lawrence M. “The Art of Theatre No. 3: Harold Pinter”. Paris Rev. 10.39 (Fall 1966): 12–37. Print. Excerpt from archived contents of journal; hyperlinked “The Art of Theatre No. 3: Harold Pinter” PDF (280 KB). Paris Review. Paris Review Foundation, Inc., 2004. Web. 2 October 2007. [A frequently-cited source of Pinter’s early views.]
Billington, Michael. ” ‘I’ve written 29 damn plays. Isn’t that enough?’ ” Guardian. Guardian Media Group, 17 March 2006. Web. 2 October 2007. Transcript.
—, comp. ” ‘They said you’ve a call from the Nobel committee. I said, why?’: Harold Pinter in His Own Words”. Guardian. Guardian Media Group, 14 October 2005. Web. 2 October 2007.
Bryden, Ronald. “Pinter.” The Observer. Feb. 19, 1967.
Bull, Andy. “Playwright Harold Pinter’s Last Interview Reveals His Childhood Love of Cricket and Why It Is Better Than Sex”. Guardian. Guardian Media Group, 27 December 2008. Web. 7 March 2009.
Burton, Harry. “Harold Pinter – Interview (MP3, 47mins, 19MB)” (Golden Generation conference podcast). British Library Online Gallery: What’s On. British Library, 8 September 2008. Web. 14 March 2009. Downloadable MP3 podcast. [“Harold Pinter shares his memories of postwar British theatre with actor and director Harry Burton.” Introduced by Jamie Andrews (Head, Modern Literary Manuscripts, British Library) and recorded at the Golden Generation conference, held at the British Library on 8–9 September 2008.]
Gussow, Mel. Conversations with Pinter. London: Nick Hern Books, 1994. ISBN 1-85459-201-7. Rpt. New York: Limelight, 2004. ISBN 0-87910-179-2. Print.
Hern, Nicholas, and Harold Pinter. “A Play and Its Politics: A Conversation between Harold Pinter and Nicholas Hern.” February 1985. 5–23 in Pinter, One for the Road. Print.
Johnson, B. S. “Evacuees” (1968). The Pinter Review: Annual Essays 1994. Ed. Francis Gillen and Steven H. Gale. Tampa: U of Tampa P, 1994. 8-13. Print.
Jones, Rebecca, and Harold Pinter. Interview. Today. BBC Radio 4 BBC, 12 May 2008. Web. 7 April 2009. (Streaming audio [excerpts], BBC Radio Player; “extended interview” audio RealAudio Media [.ram] clip [“PINTER20080513”]. Duration of shorter, broadcast version: 3 mins., 56 secs.; duration of the extended interview: 10 mins., 19 secs.) [Interview with Pinter conducted by Jones on the occasion of the 50th anniversary revival of The Birthday Party at the Lyric Hammersmith, London; BBC Radio Player version was accessible for a week after first broadcast in “Listen again” on the Today website.]
Koval, Ramona. “Harold Pinter”. Books and Writing with Ramona Koval. ABC Radio National. Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 15 September 2002. Conducted at Edinburgh Book Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland, Aug. 2002. Web. 2 October 2007. Radio. Transcript.
—. “Harold Pinter, Nobel Prize-Winning Playwright and Poet, at Edinburgh International Book Festival (transcript available).” Edinburgh, Scotland, 25 August 2006. The Book Show. ABC Radio National. Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 25 September 2006. Web. 26 September 2006. Radio. Transcript. (Downloadable MP3 audio file and printable transcript.) [Audio file includes Pinter’s dramatic reading of a scene from his play The Birthday Party.]
Lawson, Mark. “Pinter ‘to give up writing plays’ “. Inc. “Pinter on Front Row”. Broadcast on BBC Radio 4. BBC News, 28 February 2005 (last updated). Web. 11 November 2006 & 2 October 2007. Radio. (RealPlayer audio.)
Lyall, Sarah. “Still Pinteresque”. New York Times 7 October 2007, sec. 2 (“Arts & Leisure”): 1, 16; illus. Print. New York Times, Movies. New York Times Company, 7 October 2007. Web. 6 January 2009. [Feature article which previews Sleuth; includes comments from Lyall’s interview with Pinter and the hyperlinked film trailer.]
Riddell, Mary. “The New Statesman Interview: Harold Pinter”. New Statesman. New Statesman, 8 November 1999. Web. 6 January 2009. [Includes audio clip.]
Rose, Charlie. “An Appreciation of Harold Pinter”. The Charlie Rose Show. WNET, New York, 2 January 2009. Web. 14 March 2009. [Rebroadcast of “A Conversation with Harold Pinter” (filmed at the Old Vic Theatre and first broadcast on 1 March 2007). Introduced as “An appreciation of English dramatist, actor and theater director Harold Pinter who died on December 24, 2008” (“In memoriam”). (52 mins., 52 secs.; buffered).]
—. “A Conversation with Harold Pinter.” Charlie Rose. PBS. WNET, New York, 19 July 2001. Television. [First broadcast on 19 July 2001 from 11:00 p.m. EST to 12:00 a.m. EST; also broadcast on PBS affiliate channels at various scheduled times. (58 mins.).] Video clip (57 mins., 47 secs.). Google Video. Google, n.d. Web. 2 October 2007 & 3 January 2009.
—. “A Conversation with Harold Pinter” (Filmed at the Old Vic, London). Charlie Rose. PBS. WNET, New York, 1 March 2007. Web. 1 March 2007. Television. [First broadcast on 1 March 2007 from 11:00 p.m. ET to 12:00 a.m. ET; also broadcast on PBS affiliate channels at various scheduled times. PBS. WXXI-TV, Rochester, New York, 1 March 2007. Broadcast from 11:00 p.m. ET to 12:00 a.m. ET. (52 mins., 21 secs.) Full-length streaming video accessible directly from the show’s Website. Rebroadcast as “An Appreciation of Harold Pinter” (See above).]
Wark, Kirsty. “Harold Pinter on Newsnight Review”. BBC News. BBC, 23 June 2006. Web. 6 January 2009. [“Kirsty Wark introduces her interview with Harold Pinter, which aired on Newsnight Review, Friday 23 June, at 11pm on BBC TWO.” (See below).]
—. “Interviews: Nobel Prize Winning Playwright Harold Pinter Talks to Kirsty Wark”. Newsnight Review. BBC Two, London, 23 June 2006. Television. BBC News. BBC, 25 June 2006. Web. 6 January 2009. RealPlayer streaming video. (See above.)
The New Yorker , 25 Febraury, 1967



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