Malcolm Lowry

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Noun1.Malcolm Lowry - English novelist (1909-1957)
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Who would have thought that Malcolm Lowry was so neighborly with Thomas Wolfe in the "Elegy" chapter?
com The Lowry Lounge: Annual celebration of Merseyside-born writer Malcolm Lowry, including the UK book launch of his "lost" novel, In Ballast to the White Sea, a talk by the editor Patrick McCarthy, and a city centre walk led by Colin Dilnot.
In this first American edition of a new biography of James Joyce (1882-1941), Bowker the British author of biographies of George Orwell, Lawrence Durrell, and Malcolm Lowry begins his portrait of Joyce's complex personality, influences, and writings with intriguing anecdotes that prefigure themes relating to the Irish author's struggles with sexuality and Catholicism, politics, and popular culture that appeared in his works.
Bluecoat artistic director Bryan Biggs says: "We look at writers who have challenged the status quo in their work, from Malcolm Lowry to Bob Marley, to a new generation of spoken word innovators and writers getting beneath the surface of the turbulent political and economic times we are experiencing.
If that fails, you can then drink or drug yourself into a stupor, as Malcolm Lowry does in Under the Volcano.
In his masterpiece Under the Volcano (1947), Malcolm Lowry attributes the alcoholism, inability to love, self-hatred and self-destruction of his anti-hero Geoffrey Firmin to a crucial episode that took place during the Great War.
He told a friend that he wanted to start a new life in Mexico, a land that fascinated him because Hart Crane, Malcolm Lowry, and others had found an escape there from America.
Superbly narrated by accomplished stage actor John Lee, "Under The Volcano" by the late Malcolm Lowry is a riveting novel of the human condition which is set in 1938 against a Mexican backdrop.
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Berkeley is an aspiring writer who has been down here for a few years attempting to channel the spirit of Malcolm Lowry.