Teh Internet is Serious Business

Teh Internet is Serious Business

by Tim Price


Available for Pre-Order. This item will be available on February 11, 2021


"Tim Price's play about two hackers is tumultuous, energetic and ultimately touching in its vision of a global network of young people dedicated to challenging the status quo.” Guardian

A sixteen-year-old London schoolboy and an eighteen-year-old recluse in Shetland meet online, pick a fight with the FBI and change the world forever. This brave and challenging play gets behind the code with the original Anonymous members, offering an anarchic retelling of the birth of hacktivism.

Teh Internet is Serious Business is a fictional account of the true story of Anonymous and LulzSec, the collective swarm who took on the most powerful capitalist forces from their bedrooms.

The play received its world premiere at the Royal Court, London, in September 2014.

This new Modern Classics edition features an introduction by Hamish Pirie.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781350184763
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 02/11/2021
Series: Modern Classics
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x (d)

About the Author

Tim Price is a Welsh playwright and screenwriter. His plays include For Once, Salt Root and Roe (winner of Best English Language playwright at the Theatre Critics of Wales Award), Demos, The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning (winner of the James Tait Black prize for drama), I'm With the Band, Protest Song and The Internet Is Serious Business. He is associate playwright at the Traverse theatre and co-founder of Welsh new writing company Dirty Protest.

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