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In my years at the Guthrie, one question was always asked me, ‘Doesn’t it get boring watching the same play over and over’?

It probably would if it was the same play over and over; but, while the script and blocking may be the same, it is not the same play each performance. 1,552 more words


Book Nook: A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Oh, it was gorgeousness and gorgeosity made flesh. The trombones crunched redgold under my bed, and behind my gulliver the trumpets three-wise silverflamed, and there by the door the timps rolling through my guts and out again crunched like candy thunder.

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The Greatest Hits of 2015 - Part I: The Books

The other day when I reviewed my reading year I decided to write down some of the books that stayed with me and really impressed me and that I just really fucking enjoyed reading! 759 more words


Hunter S. Thompson Lays The Editorial Smackdown On "Clockwork Orange" Author Anthony Burgess

What would happen if Hunter S. Thompson was your editor and you made him upset? If you were “A Clockwork Orange” author Anthony Burgess, it probably would involve being called a “lazy cocksucker” and “cheapjack scum.” 55 more words

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Book 1 : A Clockwise Orange

  • The first book I have read this year is A Clockwise Orange by Anthony Burgess.  Many people, my book club friend Inez included, associate A Clockwork Orange 
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