TITLE

Life imitates art

AUTHOR(S)
Maryles, Daisy; Sanborn, Margaret
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;5/15/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 20, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on British author Martin Amis' reading tour through 14 cities in the United States. Entry of fictional work in the bestseller's list.
ACCESSION #
9506022077

 

Related Articles

  • A very English story. Wilson, Jonathan // New Yorker;3/6/95, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p96 

    Profiles British author Martin Amis, with comments from other authors. `The Information,' as Amis' forthcoming novel; Amis' dental problems; Comments from authors including Pat Barker; Roddy Doyle; Kazuo Ishiguro.

  • I left my spleen in New York City. Chin, Mei // New York;11/03/97, Vol. 30 Issue 42, p14 

    Looks at author Martin Amis' fall 1997 announcement that he is to move from London, England to New York, New York. Excerpts from past books in which he criticizes New York City, such as from `Money' and `The Moronic Inferno.'

  • Buy my book, please. Amis, Martin // New Yorker;6/26/95-7/3/95, Vol. 71 Issue 18, p96 

    Chronicles the author's book tour for his novel `The Information.' Comparison between American and English cities; Treatment of novelists as rock stars; Importance of readers for a writer.

  • ABOVE AND BEYOND.  // New Yorker;3/12/90, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p19 

    Lists schedule of events related to the art in New York City as of March 12, 1990. Antique show sponsored by Judith McHugh; Speaking engagement of zoologist Amy Vedder about mountain gorillas in Africa; Poetry reading by Martin Amis.

  • Martin Amis represents a problem: that some of the most acclaimed and privileged writers in the English language fail to engage with the most urgent issues of our time. Pilger, John // New Statesman;6/17/2002, Vol. 131 Issue 4592, p13 

    Contends that few of the most well-known English authors have written anything worth remembering about important current issues. Criticism of an essay by Martin Amis about the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001; Praise of Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish; Plight of the Palestinians, and...

  • Daily Quote.  // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/7/2010, Vol. 199 Issue 97, p2 

    The article presents quotes from British author Martin Amis on aging.

  • MARTIN AMIS.  // Town & Country;May2014, Vol. 168 Issue 5405, p176 

    The article presents the author's views on his childhood which he spent with his novelist father Martin Amis and his wife Jane in London, England.

  • AMIS'S LOVELY CIRCULARITY. Anson, James // Prospect;Mar2008, Issue 144, p5 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article by Tom Chatfield on the writing style of author Martin Amis in the February 2008 issue.

  • RECOMMENDED READING.  // New York;1/22/2007, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p89 

    The article recommends the novel "Money" by Martin Amis. Described are the plot of the book and the author comments on the quality of the descriptions of New York City rendered by Amis. A number of phrases from the book are presented. In a longer excerpt from the book, the narrator expresses his...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics