Other Literary Forms

(Critical Edition of Dramatic Literature)

Although known primarily as a playwright, Howard Brenton has published the collections of poetry Notes from a Psychotic Journal and Other Poems (1969) and Sore Throats and Sonnets of Love and Opposition (1979). In 1989, he published Diving for Pearls, a novel, and in 1995, a substantial collection of his prose nonfiction was released as Hot Irons: Diaries, Essays, Journalism.