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  • ISBN 1846551048
  • ISBN13 978-1846551048
  • Language English
  • Author parks-tim
  • Publisher HARVILL SECKER (2007)
  • Pages 304
  • Formats lit rtf mbr azw
  • Category Fiction
  • Subcategory Essays and Correspondence
  • Size ePub 1255 kb
  • Size Fb2 1183 kb
  • Rating: 4.6
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Contents Cover About the Book About the Author Also by Tim Parks Dedication Title Page The Fighter: D. H. .Elsewhere there are literary essays on tension and conflict in the work of Beckett and Hardy, Bernhard and Dostoevsky, amongst others

Contents Cover About the Book About the Author Also by Tim Parks Dedication Title Page The Fighter: D. Lawrence Gardens and Graveyards: Giorgio Bassani After. Elsewhere there are literary essays on tension and conflict in the work of Beckett and Hardy, Bernhard and Dostoevsky, amongst others. Parks is also known for his acerbic chronicles of Italian life and here are essays on Mussolini, Macchiavelli and the Medici. Besides discussing questions of history, politics and literature, The Fighter also takes on the serious issue of World Cup football. Above all, these are essays whose ideas and themes call to each other in the most unexpected and ironic ways.

Elsewhere there are literary essays on tension and conflict in the work of Beckett and Hardy, Bernhard .

Elsewhere there are literary essays on tension and conflict in the work of Beckett and Hardy, Bernhard and Dostoevsky, amongst others. Above all, these are essays whose ideas and themes call to each other in the most unexpected and ironic ways

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Tim Parks was born in Manchester, England in 1954, spent his adolescence in London and studied at Cambridge and .

Tim Parks was born in Manchester, England in 1954, spent his adolescence in London and studied at Cambridge and Harvard Universities. In 1981 he and his Italian wife moved to Verona in northern Italy where he still lives today. He teaches literary translation at IULM University Milan and has written about provincial life in the Veneto in Italian Neighbours (1992) and An Italian Education (1996). He has translated works by several Italian writers, including Alberto Moravia, Italo Calvino, Antonio Tabucchi and Roberto Calasso.

Tim Parks opens and closes his new collection of essays with two pieces in which he performs a recovery operation on this oft-maligned figure, but without trying to suppress or excuse the unsavoury aspects of his character

Tim Parks opens and closes his new collection of essays with two pieces in which he performs a recovery operation on this oft-maligned figure, but without trying to suppress or excuse the unsavoury aspects of his character. As Parks makes clear, the best of Lawrence’s writing draws on the same confrontational spirit that frequently marred his personal life. Confrontation is the theme of this impressively cogent book and Parks is especially good on writers such as Thomas Hardy and Giorgio Bassani, whose uncompromising artistry signalled nothing less than a passionate involvement in life.

One of Britain's outstanding novelists, Tim Parks is also a provocative, entertaining and accomplished essayist  .

Tim Parks Besides discussing questions of history, politics and literature, The Fighter.

George Crawley has finally got his life running along satisfyingly straight lines. Having made a success of his career and saved his faltering marriage, he is secure in the belief that he is master of his own destiny. Elsewhere there are literary essays on tension and conflict in the work of Beckett or Hardy, Bernhard and Dostoevsky, amongs others. Parks is also known for his acerbic chronicles of Italian life and here are essays on Mussolini, Machiavelli and the Medici. Besides discussing questions of history, politics and literature, The Fighter also takes on that most serious tussle: World Cup football.

The Fighter: Literary Essays. Published by Vintage. One of Britain’s outstanding novelists, Tim Parks is also a provocative, entertaining and accomplished essayist. This new collection’s title is drawn from D. Lawrence’s fundamental belligerence, and how all the significant relationships in his life, including those with his readers and critics, were characterised by intense intimacy and ferocious conflict.

The Fighter : Literary Essays. By (author) Tim Parks.