John Byrne (playwricht)

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John Byrne
Born (1940-01-06) 6 Januar 1940 (age 80)
Paisley, Scotland
Alma materGlasgow School of Art
Bairns4 (Cecile, John, Xavier an Honor)

John "Patrick" Byrne (born 6 Januar 1940) is a Scots playwricht an airtist. Probably best kent for writin The Slab Boys Trilogy o plays aboot wirkin-cless life in Scotland, he haes been descrived as the first postmodren poet frae Paisley.[1]

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  1. "This Charming Man". Leither Magazine. 19 April 2011. Retrieved 8 September 2015. We meet Mr Byrne – son of a pools winner (Zetters – £250) – in Leith’s Café Truva, where he is chuckling over my repeating The New Statesman’s assertion that he was ‘Paisley’s first postmodernist’