The Dumb Waiter | Study Guide

Harold Pinter

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The Dumb Waiter | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Dumb Waiter that you may enjoy.

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Armstrong, Raymond. Kafka and Pinter Shadow-Boxing: The Struggle Between Father and Son. Macmillan, 1999.

Brewer, Mary F., editor. Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter. Rodopi, 2009.

Chui, Jane Wong Yeang. Affirming the Absurd in Harold Pinter. Palgrave Pivot, 2016.

Gordon, Robert. Harold Pinter: The Theatre of Power. U of Michigan P, 2013.

Regal, Martin S. Harold Pinter: A Question of Timing. Macmillan, 2003.

Course Hero. "The Dumb Waiter Infographic." Course Hero. 24 Apr. 2018. Web. 14 Nov. 2018. <>.

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