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Articles
This page collects links to articles about Beckett or his work. The entries are arranged in chronological order. Apmonia would like to thank the Samuel Beckett On-Line Resources and Links Page, which has archived many of these articles on their site.
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Samuel Beckett Wins Nobel for Literature
Lee, John M.
New York Times, October 24, 1969.
The NYT on Beckett's prize.

Samuel Beckett is Dead at 83
Gussow, Mel.
New York Times, December 27, 1989.
Beckett is remembered by the New York Times.

An Appreciation of Samuel Beckett
Lopez, Rick
Eerie Times, March 1, 1990
A nice piece appraising Beckett’s work.

Waiting for Go.Dot
Hall, Chris
Spike Magazine, August 1996.
A discussion of the “significance of names in fiction and film.”

Now What I Wonder Do I Mean by That?
Menand, Louis
Slate Magazine, August 20, 1996.
A discussion of Beckett in performance and the meaning of his dramatic works.

Samuel Beckett: Beyond Biography
Mitchelmore, Stephen
Spike Magazine, December 1996.
An article discussing two recent Beckett biographies and the “enigma” that was his life.

Apple’s Samuel Beckett Ad Unsavoury at the Core
Wagner, Vit
Toronto Star, April 24, 1999.
The author questions Apple’s appropriation of Beckett’s image for the “Think Different” campaign.

In the Journalistic Trenches
Poyser, Jim
Zeitguys, May 17, 1999.
A humorous piece detailing Beckett’s (fictional) stint at the Foxrock Gazette.

Vita besta
Salles, Paulo
Digestivo Cultural, November 23, 2001.
A Brazilian article on Endgame. (Portuguese)

Sam I Am
Kunkel, Benjamin
The New Yorker, August 8, 2006.
A discussion of Beckett’s “private purgatories.”


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