Iris Murdoch - A Severed Head [15md]

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Iris Murdoch's satire on analysis as a group of over-cultivated characters swap partners.

by Iris Murdoch

Dramatist - Stephen Wakelam

Director - Sally Avens

When Martin Lynch-Gibbon's wife runs off with her analyst and his best friend, Palmer Anderson, the three characters attempt to behave in a civilised manner; but there is the matter of Martin's mistress and Palmer's sister to contend with and undoubtedly the thin veneer of civilisation will crack in Murdoch's witty and wise story.