Anthony Burgess: A Biography
Macmillan, 4 feb 2014 - 480 pagina's
Interviewer: "On what occasions do you lie?" Anthony Burgess: "When I write, when I speak, when I sleep."
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Graduates with aIIiBAHons inEnglish Literature from Manchester University. October: hisstepmother dies from a heart attack. Gives private tuition in English and mathematics to a pupil who had been ill withcardiac rheumatism andhad ...
Discharged, returns from Gibraltar to London tolivewithLynne on Baron's CourtRoad. Teaches sergeant instructors at theMidWest Schoolof Education, BrinsfordLodge, near Wolverhampton, under the aegis of Birmingham University.
Nothing Like the Sun:A Story of Shakespeare's LoveLife (London, Heinemann; NewYork, Norton). Short story, 'An American Organ', Mad River Review, Vol. 1 (winter 1964–5). Language Made Plain (London, English Universities Press;New York, ...
1966 Spring: goes to America (without Lynne) for conference on literary translation atLong Island University,New York. Back in London, a Harley Streetspecialist confirmsthat thesclerotic calfpainis dueto failing arteries, caused by high ...
ElectedFellow, Royal Societyof Literature; WriterinResidence, State University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Edits A Shorter 'Finnegans Wake' by James Joyce (London, Faber). 'A Benignant Growth', Transatlantic Review, no.
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ANTHONY BURGESS: A BiographyGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
Loquacious portraitist Lewis (The Real Life of Laurence Olivier, 1997, etc.) leaves no stone unturned in his obsessive and hardly sympathetic life of the tortured author of A Clockwork Orange.Born in ... Volledige review lezen
Anthony BurgessGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
Lewis, a biographer of both Peter Sellers and Laurence Olivier, presents a spiraling, kaleidoscopic biography of one of the 20th century's most noted authors. While as a novelist he was best known for ... Volledige review lezen