Samuel Beckett

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Beckett Communities
The following are to Samuel Beckett related mailing lists, clubs, chat rooms & message boards available to users of the Internet. If you know on another Internet group, or an open face to face reading group in a major city, please let me know and I will add it to this page.

Mailing Lists

The Samuel Beckett OneList

Click to: http://www.egroups.com/group/beckettlist
And follow the instructions.

This is an e-group. From their introductory page: "This is a mailing list devoted to the discussion of the works of the Irish author Samuel Beckett, which include his plays, novels, short stories, poems, and other works. Discussion of other writers associated with Beckett (James Joyce, for example) is allowed as long as the message has some Beckett-related content."

Spiral-Bound

Go To: http://www.egroups.com/group/Spiral-Bound
And follow the instructions.

Created and maintained by The Modern Word, this list is open to all enthusiasts of experimental twentieth century literature. Beckett is frequently discussed; indeed, the group has just finished conducting an informal group reading of Waiting for Godot.

Online Clubs, Boards & Chats

The Samuel Beckett Lecture Hall

Click to:
http://mobydicks.com/lecture/SamuelBecketthall/wwwboard.html
For information and instructions on posting.

Part of the Jolly Roger literary network: "This lecture hall is devoted to all contemplations, musings, and queries concerning Samuel Beckett. We'd love to hear your suggestions regarding the best books, chapters, essays, and criticisms. Post an opinion, a question, a link to your favorite site, or a poem or short story inspired by the masterpieces of Samuel Beckett. We'd also like to invite you to sail on by the Samuel Beckett Live Recitation Chat."

The Samuel Beckett Discussion Deck

Click to:
http://westerncanon.com/cgibin/lecture/SamuelBecketthall/shakespeare1.html
For information and instructions on posting.

Part of the Jolly Roger literary network: "Welcome to the Samuel Beckett Discussion Deck. Post yer opinion, a link to some of yer work, or yer thoughts regarding the best books and criticisms concerning Samuel Beckett."

The Samuel Beckett Live Recitation Chat

Click to:
http://mobydicks.com/lecture/SamuelBecketthall/live/chat.cgi
For information and instructions on entering the chat room.

Part of the Jolly Roger literary network: "Every day, on the hour, fans of the Great Books from around the world gather here to participate in a live recitation centered about Samuel Beckett. Generally this chatroom is most active from 9:00 PM to 3:00 AM EST, but you may arrange other times to meet here in the Samuel Beckett Lecture Hall, where you can also post more permanent messages and enjoy an archive of fellow student's wit and wisdom."

The Unnamed Club: The Samuel Beckett Yahoo! Club

Click to: http://clubs.yahoo.com/clubs/theunnamedclub
And follow the instructions.

The Unnamed Club is a Yahoo-based discussion group dedicated to the "life and works of novelist / poet / playwright Samuel Beckett."

Gradesaver Godot Forum

Click to:
http://www.gradesaver.com/ClassicNotes/Titles/WaitingForGodot/wwwboard/forum.html
And follow the instructions.

This is a bulletin board devoted to student discussions of Waiting for Godot.

Sparks Godot Message Board

Click to: http://boards.sparknotes.com/mb.mpl?b=462
And follow the instructions.

This is another bulletin board devoted to student discussions of Waiting for Godot

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--A. Ruch
& Tim Conley

15 March 2001



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