Dora: Everything is not sex!
Kim wrote the highly acclaimed documentary This is My First Wife: A Hundred Years of James Thurber (BBC Radio 4, Christmas 1994; presenter: Sue Limb, producer: Gareth Edwards). She has been a commissioned writer for BBC Radio 4's political satire show WeekEnding and involved in the stage comedy shows TBA (directed by Lizbeth Goodman) and inThe Comedy Brothel with Claire Storey, Jasmine Birtles and John Random. Kim was also one of the writers of The BSE Show (Edinburgh Fringe Festival 1994).
Her black comedy about Freud, Dora: A Case of Hysteria (broadcast on Radio 3, 1991) is a suggested text for the Open University in England. Clever As Paint: The Rossettis In Love (broadcast on Radio 4, 1997) was also a theatre choice for The Guardian. Both books are distributed by Nick Hern Books.
to contact Kim about her work, please e-mail: kimmorrissey01 @aol.com
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Found Poetry (Institute)
"At last, a feminist play about Freud - and it's funny too! -- Lorna Crozier
"Love among the artists - specifically, the Pre-Raphaelites - mercilessly dissected by Kim Morrissey, who debunked Freud very efficiently and wittily in her play Dora a few years back." -- Robert Hanks, The Independent
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