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Editor of Waugh’s Letters Retires from The Spectator

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Mark Amory, who edited the pioneering volume of Evelyn Waugh’s letters that appeared in 1980, has recently announced his retirement as Literary Editor of The Spectator. He went to work there a few years later in “about 1985.” In his … Continue reading

@темы: London, Letters, Jeremy Clarke, The Spectator magazine, Miscellaneous, Mark Amory


Evelyn Waugh 1962 Paris Review interview

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In April 1962 Julian Jebb interviewed Evelyn Waugh for the Paris Review: He showed me into a comfortable, soberly furnished room, with a fine view over the trees across Hyde Park. As he moved about the room he repeated twice … Continue reading

@темы: London, 1962, Interviews, Evelyn Waugh, Paris Review


Waugh makes brief appearance in BBC Documentary about Writers in the Blitz

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A recent episode of the BBC’s series The Culture Show (November 6, 2013), entitled Wars of the Heart, dealt with the experience of several writers during the Blitz. The presenter was James Runcie. The primary focus was on Graham Greene … Continue reading

@темы: BBC, Diaries, Documentaries, Graham Greene, Henry Yorke, James Runcie, Lara Feigel, London, Sightings, Television Programs, The Culture Show, The Love-Charm of Bombs, Wars of the Heart, World War II


Evelyn Waugh’s Hampstead days

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The Ham(pstead) & High(gate) website features a Jan. 12th article by Adam Sonin on Evelyn Waugh’s Hampstead days.

@темы: Adam Sonin, Articles, Ham&High, Hampstead, Locations, London


Party like it’s 1929: Vile Bodies at the V&A

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This Friday, Feb. 24th, as part of its Friday Late series, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London is putting on an evening of entertainment with the theme of Bright Young Things. Included in the program is a theater adaptation … Continue reading

@темы: Adaptations, Events, London, Theater, V&A, Vile Bodies

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