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Classics Corner: Evelyn Waugh

abstract:"'Pure Evelyn Waugh.'" The expression evokes a riotously anarchic cosmos, in which only the outrageous can happen..."


October 10, 2002
— October 28th marks the anniversary of Evelyn Waugh's birthdate (born 1903), author of Brideshead Revisited, A Handful of Dust , and other classics. Few writers have walked the line between farce and tragedy as nimbly as Evelyn Waugh, who employed the conventions of the comic novel to chip away at the already crumbling English class system.


Read the article, "Evelyn Waugh:  The Best and Worst", in The Atlantic Monthly.



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