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How to Speak Nadsat

Nadsat the teenage hipster slang devised by author Anthony Burgess for his seminal and notorious novel A Clockwork Orangeย (1962) derives in part from Russian youth slang and part from the inner reaches of his mind. 472 more words

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Review of A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Where do I even begin with this book? You know when people say that a book took them on a roller coaster ride of emotions. Well, for me this book is one of those… 762 more words

Creative Writing

In Honour of William Peter Blatty

In the 1970s, when I was a teenager, I became fascinated by both the film and the novel of The Exorcist, while I remain so to this day. 684 more words

Magic & The Supernatural

A pile of Burgess nearly at 100

Well 25th February sees the 100th anniversary of the birth of Anthony Burgess one of the most influential writers of the last hundred years . He wrote from Sci fi , lit and historic fiction . 105 more words

A LIFE IN BOOKS

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Genre: Classic Dystopian Thriller
Rating: ๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ“–

I actually have a shirt for this one! I love the psychological depth of this book with its unique language, realistic depiction of Alex, and the almost comical way the government and it’s psychologist puppets step in. 256 more words

Pantai Ora, Pulau Seram, November 2016 [bag. 2]

โ€œWelly, welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, well. To what do I owe the extreme pleasure of this surprising visit?โ€
โ€• Anthony Burgess, A Clockwork Orange…

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'A Clockwork Orange' 1971

A Clockwork Orange is a 1971 dystopian crime film adapted, produced, and directed by Stanley Kubrick, based on Anthony Burgess’s 1962 novel A Clockwork Orange. It employs disturbing, violent images to comment on psychiatry, juvenile delinquency, youth gangs, and other social, political, and economic subjects in a dystopian near-future Britain. 87 more words

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