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Griffiths, Linda 1953-2014

Works: 59 works in 182 publications in 3 languages and 2,510 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer
Classifications: PR9199.3.G767, C812.54
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Publications about Linda Griffiths
Publications by Linda Griffiths
Publications by Linda Griffiths, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Linda Griffiths
The book of Jessica : a theatrical transformation by Linda Griffiths( Book )
20 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
In The Book of Jessica, actress/playwright Linda Griffiths and Metis activist/author Maria Campbell tell the fascinating tale of their treaty/collaboration, which landed them smack in the middle of some of the most explosive issues facing natives and non-natives
Lianna by John Sayles( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and German and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"In this moving and compassionate film Sayles presents a sympathetic, realistic portrait of Lianna, a young wife and mother who leaves her husband for another woman and embarks on a turbulent journey of self-discovery. Lianna must face the anger and confusion of her husband as well as the raised eyebrows of her community. But when her new lover also rejects her, she faces the most difficult task of all: she must learn to love herself."--Container
Alien creature : a visitation from Gwendolyn MacEwen by Linda Griffiths( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
"Gwendolyn MacEwen was to many a mesmerising presence. In less than twenty-six years, she published twenty books and became, with Margaret Atwood, the most celebrated Canadian poet of her day. Then, in 1987, at forty-six, she was dead; many suspected suicide." "Alien Creature: A Visitation from Gwendolyn MacEwen is inspired by MacEwen's life and work, yet is an entirely new creation. MacEwen, as evoked by Griffiths, returns to a modern world one night, bringing images and a prophetic warning. There has been a death of poetry, of imagination. The city will pay. The world will pay. Then she laughs, opens her hands, pulling brilliant scarves from the air. On this night, MacEwen is torn apart by her magic, made invincible by her magic."--Jacket
Another perfect piece : monologues from Canadian plays ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
The Duchess, a.k.a. Wallis Simpson by Linda Griffiths( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2017 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
'The Duchess' enters the audacious world of Wallis Simpson - from the filth of Shanghai brothels to the regal splendour of Buckingham Palace - shedding light on the infamous woman for whom King Edward VIII would eventually abdicate his throne
You're making a scene : scenes from Canadian plays ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Age of arousal by Linda Griffiths( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
It's a time of passion and confusion. Virtue is barely holding down its petticoats. People are bursting their corsets with unbridled desire. It's 1885 - the typewriter and the Suffragettes are sending things topsy-turvy. In the midst of it all, five ambitious New Women and one Newish Man struggle to find their way. Miss Mary Barfoot runs a school for secretaries with her young lover, Miss Rhoda Nunn. But when the Misses Madden - spinsters Virginia and Alice and beautiful young Monica - arrive, along with the charismatic Everard Barfoot, suddenly all the characters are erupting with discoveries, contradictions, epiphanies. -- Back cover
Blodeugerdd : Song of the flowers : an anthology of Welsh music and song ( file )
4 editions published in 2009 in Welsh and held by 113 libraries worldwide
The darling family : a duet for three : a play by Linda Griffiths( Book )
14 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Chronic by Linda Griffiths( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Sheer nerve : seven plays by Linda Griffiths( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Games : who wants to play? by Linda Griffiths( Book )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
"In the aftermath of a local high-school boy’s mysterious death, Dan and Marion Metcalf are increasingly worried about their son Zach. He’s apathetic and shuts himself away in the basement to play video games and spend time with Keira, his virtual girlfriend and confidante, giving his parents more to worry about than their own insecurities and lacklustre sex life. When Zach’s best friend, Micky, begins to spend more time around the house, bonding with Dan and flirting with Marion, even Keira cannot anticipate the depth of Zach’s rage and sense of alienation. Will his repressed feelings culminate in a violent act that is sure to go viral?"--Publisher
Maggie and Pierre ; &, the duchess by Linda Griffiths( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Maggie and Pierre by Linda Griffiths( Book )
15 editions published between 1979 and 2017 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
A one-woman show chronicling the relationship that shaped a modern nation, 'Maggie and Pierre' presents an idealized society with Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau as the philosopher king of Canada, Margaret Trudeau as his flower-child wife and journalist Henry as the disillusioned reporter. Within this triangle of classic archetypes, personal love vies with love of country and passion challenges reason, steering a nation's history
O.D. on paradise by Linda Griffiths( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Jessica by Linda Griffiths( Archival Material )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A Game of Inches by Linda Griffiths( Archival Material )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Brother Andre's heart by Linda Griffiths( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The duchess by Linda Griffiths( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Griffiths, Linda
Griffiths, Linda Pauline 1953-2014
Linda Griffiths Actress, Playwright
Linda Griffiths Canadees actrice (1956-2014)
Linda Griffiths canadisk skuespiller
Linda Griffiths kanadensisk skådespelare
Linda Griffiths kanadisk skodespelar
Linda Griffiths kanadisk skuespiller
Линда Гриффитс
לינדה גריפיטס
English (121)
Welsh (4)
German (1)
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