I always shop for books and calendars between Christmas and New Year’s Day. As usual, I ended up with quite the eclectic mix (although the combination makes sense in my head). Do you like to buy books this time of year?
- Name: Henrik Ibsen
- DOB: 3/20/1828
- Member Since: 1864
- Status: Charter Member
- Important Role: Head of entertainment committee.
- Hobbies: Exposing hypocrisy; modernizing theatre; shocking bourgeois sensibilities; landscaping the wild expanse of his beard.
The determined-looking Henrik Ibsen, one of my favourite playwrights, was born on 20 March 1828.
QUOTE: “It is the very mark of the spirit of rebellion to crave for happiness in this life.”
SOME WORKS: Peer Gynt; A Doll’s House; Ghosts; The Wild Duck; The Lady from the Sea; Hedda Gabler.