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By Barry Reckord

Barry Reckord’s position within the heritage of black playwriting within the uk regrettably has been virtually unrecognised formerly. Reckord was once one of the first sleek Caribbean playwrights to have paintings produced in England. As a Jamaican out of the country within the '50s and '60s he laid an excellent beginning for later rising Caribbean playwrights equivalent to Trinidadian Mustapha Matura, Guyanese Michael Abbensetts and Jamaican Alfred Fagon within the '70s, all of whom preferred how good Reckord’s paintings had paved their approach forward.

No scripts of Reckord’s awesome physique of labor were made to be had formerly, many incomplete manuscripts exist yet this can be the 1st whole quantity of Reckord performs. right here we current 3, every one from a unique decade. those are ‘Flesh to a Tiger’, ‘Skyvers’ and ‘The White Witch’, each one with an creation via a famous authority at the topic or author.

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