John Byrne (playwricht)
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|Born||6 Januar 1940|
|Alma mater||Glasgow School of Art|
|Bairns||4 (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.
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- "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’