“Sheer, Calculated Silliness” – The Lessons of The History Boys

Irwin's comment that he doesn't "think there is time" for Hector's kind of teaching anymore is a sad one - and applies well outside of the context of Alan Bennet's The History Boys. Whilst the play does pit Irwin and Hector's teaching methods against each other : Dakin- We don't know who we are sir.… Continue reading “Sheer, Calculated Silliness” – The Lessons of The History Boys