Записи с темой: fiction (список заголовков)

All Evelyn Waugh fiction now available in audiobook format

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All Evelyn Waugh’s works of fiction, both novels and short stories, are now available in audiobook format from Audible.com. The Complete Short Stories includes Mr. Loveday’s Little Outing, Scott-King’s Modern Europe, Love Among the Ruins, Work Suspended, and Basil Seal Rides … Continue reading

@темы: Audiobooks, Audible, Alec Waugh, Biographies, Evelyn Waugh, Fiction, Frances Donaldson


Seven days left to listen to Episode 2/7 of BBC Radio 4

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This is the last reminder we’ll be posting about the weekly broadcasts of BBC Radio 4′s adaptation of the Sword of Honour trilogy. New episodes are broadcast on Sundays at 3:00 p.m. UK time, and you have seven days from … Continue reading

@темы: Radio Programs, Radio 4, Radio, Fiction, BBC, Adaptations, Sword of Honour, World War II


Reminder: Episode 1/7 of BBC Radio 4

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You have seven days left to listen to the episode at www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qfz6.

@темы: Adaptations, BBC, Fiction, Radio, Radio 4, Radio Programs, Sword of Honour, World War II


Broadcast of BBC Radio 4

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The first episode of the new BBC Radio 4 seven-part adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s Sword of Honour trilogy will be broadcast on Sept. 29th at 3:00 p.m. UK time. Archived episodes should be available for up to seven days after broadcast … Continue reading

@темы: Adaptations, BBC, Fiction, Radio, Radio 4, Radio Programs, Sword of Honour


Lancing College remembers Brideshead Revisited

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A report by Sussex Living magazine on the 2013 Evelyn Waugh Lecture at Lancing College.

@темы: Adaptations, Anthony Andrews, Brideshead Revisited, Derek Granger, Events, Fiction, Lancing, Lectures, Television


Sunset Boulevard’s debt to The Loved One

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Thanks to Steve Sailer for drawing to our attention to his article in Taki’s Magazine about how much Billy Wilder’s classic 1950 movie Sunset Boulevard is derived from Waugh’s The Loved One, which Wilder had tried to get the movie studio … Continue reading

@темы: Articles, Billy Wilder, Fiction, Film, Steve Sailer, Sunset Boulevard, Taki's Magazine, The Loved One


Lancing College 2013 Evelyn Waugh Lecture announced

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Lancing College, the school which Evelyn Waugh attended between 1917 and 1921, has announced that the 2013 Evelyn Waugh Lecture will be given on April 18th by Anthony Andrews, the actor who played Sebastian Flyte in the celebrated Granada Television adaptation … Continue reading

@темы: Adaptations, Brideshead Revisited, Events, Fiction, Lancing, Lectures, Television


BBC Radio 4 discussion of Decline and Fall

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On Feb. 21, on the BBC Radio 4 program In Our Time, David Bradshaw (Professor of English Literature at Worcester College, Oxford), John Bowen (Professor of Nineteenth-Century Literature at the University of York) and Ann Pasternak Slater (Senior Research Fellow at … Continue reading

@темы: Ann Pasternak Slater, BBC, David Bradshaw, Decline and Fall, Discussions, Fiction, In Our Time, John Bowen, Melvyn Bragg, Radio 4, Radio Programs


New Evelyn Waugh paperback, hardback, e-book, and audiobook editions published by Little, Brown & Hachette

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On December 11, Little, Brown reissued the works of fiction of Evelyn Waugh in both paperback, hardback, and e-book formats (e-book link is to Amazon Kindle editions). Waugh’s books were last reissued by Little, Brown in 1999. Hachette Audio is … Continue reading

@темы: Audiobooks, E-books, Evelyn Waugh, Fiction, Miscellaneous


The Royal College of Psychiatrists and Waugh/Pinfold

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On the website of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, in a section devoted to books that have a mental health theme, Dr. Alexandra Pitman reviews The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold: Both author and protagonist describe alcoholic hallucinosis – a relatively rare complication … Continue reading

@темы: Alexandra Pitman, Articles, Creativity and Mental Disorder, Fiction, John Morgan, Royal College of Psychiatrists, The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold


Maugham, Ford, Waugh, and the experience of war

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In The Spectator‘s Book Blog, Steven McGregor discusses Somerset Maugham’s The Hero, Ford Madox Ford’s Parade’s End, and Evelyn Waugh’s Sword of Honour Trilogy in the light of the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. In a follow-up post, David … Continue reading

@темы: Afghanistan, Articles, David Blackburn, Fiction, Ford Madox Ford, Iraq, Parade's End, Somerset Maugham, Spectator, Steven McGregor, Sword of Honour, The Hero


New Waugh Penguins coming in 2011

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Penguin UK's 2011 publication schedule includes seventeen books by Evelyn Waugh, all hardbacks except for The Complete Short Stories, which will be in paperback. May: A Handful of Dust, Black Mischief, Decline and Fall, Labels, Ninety-Two Days, Remote People, Rossetti, … Continue reading

@темы: Evelyn Waugh, Fiction, Non-fiction

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