Arthur Phillips


The Leonard Lopate Show Book Club: Arthur Phillips and "The Tragedy of Arthur"

Thursday, July 07, 2011

The idea for the new novel "The Tragedy of Arthur" came to author Arthur Phillips when he was walking down the street and thought to himself: "I wonder if I could write a Shakespeare play." His book is in the form of a memoir that serves as the introduction to an undiscovered play by William Shakespeare.

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Studio 360

Bin Laden's Hollywood Ending & Faking Shakespeare

Friday, May 06, 2011

Hollywood comes to Abbottabad. Kurt Andersen says that the ten-year manhunt for Osama bin Laden has played out like a movie, with a surprise ending. Also in the hour, conversations with playwright Tony Kushner and novelist Arthur Phillips, who has written a new play by Shakespeare — anyone can do ...

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