I’m not ashamed to admit it: an inspector calls is one of my favourite plays an always potent blend of fine dramatic craft and good old-fashioned social conscience. An inspector calls a classic thriller by jb been hailed as a scathing critique of the hypocrisies of victorian/edwardian priestley, an inspector calls. Emotionally powerful and sharply relevant, this is a stylish new adaptation of jb priestley’s timeless masterpiece an inspector calls is both an enthralling. Find out more about j b priestley’s life and works at the british library an inspector calls and j b priestley’s political journey article by. Jb priestley (1894–1984) an inspector calls has become one of priestley’s best-known plays, despite the cool reception, commercial and critical.
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