A lifetime in the making, Cultural Amnesia is the book Clive James has always wanted to write.
- Bride of the Night.
- Anticancer: A New Way of Life.
- The Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency.
Organized from A through to Z, and containing over essays, it's the ultimate guide to the twentieth-century, illuminating the careers of many of its greatest thinkers, humanists, musicians, artists and philosophers. Cultural Amnesia , with its encyclopedic length and organization and the intense jostle of its ideas, is to be dipped into over weeks and months.
If the dipper occasionally brings up exasperation, it brings up astonished delight far more often; and, best of all, exasperated astonished delight' Boston Globe. As well as his four volumes of autobiography, Unreliable Memoirs, Falling Towards England, May Week was in June and North face of Soho, he has published collections of literary and television criticism, essays, travel writing, verse and novels.
As a television performer he has appeared regularly for both the BBC and ITV, most notably as writer and presenter of the Postcard series of travel documentaries.
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While being of quite similar political mien, I don't always completely agree with his arguments. Nevertheless, I find his writing and his huge appetite for both Clive James.
Jorge Luis Borges. Robert Brasillach.