бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. A full and revealing biography of one of the century's greatest English writers and an icon to a generation. Dame Iris Murdoch has played a major role in English life and letter for nearly half a century
бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. Dame Iris Murdoch has played a major role in English life and letter for nearly half a century. Byatt notes, she is 'absolutely central to our culture'
Peter Conradi is literary executor of the estate of Iris Murdoch (1919-99) and was her close friend in the 1980s and '90s, so sensible readers will not expect this to be a warts-and-all biography of the distinguished novelist and philosopher.
For John Bayley and for Philippa Foot
For John Bayley and for Philippa Foot.
Iris Murdoch: A Life. Existentialists and Mystics Writings on Philosophy and Literature. by Iris Murdoch · George Steiner · Peter J. Conradi. Best known as the author of twenty-six novels, Iris Murdoch has also made significant contributions to the fields of ethics and aesthetics.
It presents some chronology and summarizes many of her journal entries
It presents some chronology and summarizes many of her journal entries. Remembrances of her friends and associates are also related. The book dwells on the significant (and perhaps some insignificant) relationships of her life.
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Peter Conradi was very close to both Iris Murdoch and John Bayley, Iris’s husband, whose memoir of their life together has itself been the subject of an enormous amount of. .Iris Murdoch - Peter J.
Peter Conradi was very close to both Iris Murdoch and John Bayley, Iris’s husband, whose memoir of their life together has itself been the subject of an enormous amount of attention and acclaim. This will be an extraordinarily full biography, for there are vast resources in diaries and papers and friends’ recollections, and while it is a superlative biography it is also a superb history of a generation who have profoundly influenced our world today.
ГлавнаяБиографии и МемуарыPeter Conradi . ris Murdoch: A Life: The Authorized Biography. Iris wrote to Raymond Queneau on 27 February 1949 à propos this book: ‘how rationalistic I must have been at 19’. See MacKinnon’s Times obituary, 4 March 1994. Уменьшить шрифт (-) Увеличить шрифт (+). Peter Conradi J. Iris Murdoch: A Life: The Authorized Biography.
It is also a labour of love, and of a friendship with Murdoch that extended from a meeting at her Gifford Lectures to her death. The book was well received. Wilson eschews objectivity, but is careful to stress his affection for his subject.