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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1938 18 April: hisfather dies in Fallowfield, a district of Manchester, of pleurisy andinfluenza, aged fiftyfive. 1939 Short story,'Grief', isawarded five guineas asthebest piece of undergraduate writing, judged by Harold Nicolson.
32 (summer). Poem, 'Imagination Is YourTrue Apollo', New York Times (12 July). 'Genesis and Headache', in Afterwords: Novelists on Their Novels, edited by Thomas McCormack (NewYork, Harper). 'Gibraltar', in Integrated Writing, edited by ...
Autumn: Visiting Fellow, teaching Creative Writing, at Princeton University. Commutesonce aweekto teachCreative Writing also to postgraduates at Columbia University; Andrea attends John Witherspoon School, 'where he was not happy'.
From September, worksas Distinguished Professor ofEnglish atCity College, New York; teaches Joyce's Ulysses, Shakespeare, and Creative Writing.They stayin'famous feministand manhater' Adrienne Rich's flat on Riverside Drive, Manhattan, ...
Sets off totour the Alps andvisits Ansedonia, Montalbuccio and Siena in the Bedford Dormobile whilst writing the script of Jesus of Nazareth, edition of the book first published in 1958 under the. which he has prepared by perusing ...
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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