The Factory Girls (1982)
Author: Frank McGuinness
Book ID: 63228
The Factory Girls. A New Play by McGuinness. Dublin: Monarch Line/Wolfhound Press, 1982. First Edition. Pp, 45. Pictorial wrappers, wrappers lightly scuffed and some browning to page ends. Some pen strike-throughs to a few pages towards the end of the play with a few annotations (appear to be in the author’s hand).
Presentation copy, Inscribed by the Author on title page.
The Factory Girls tells the story of five women facing the threat of redundancy, who stage a lock-in in a shirt factory in Co. Donegal. As their protest continues the woman learn more about each other and themselves as they explore their anger, courage and compassion.