Muriel Spark

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Scottish writer of satirical novels (born in 1918)

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He goes on to examine the material and the spiritual in the work of Evelyn Waugh and layers of identity in the work of Muriel Spark.
Give me a child at an impressionable age and that child is mine for life," observed Dame Muriel Spark, the British novelist.
Admittedly all the 'great names' among Catholic writers are here, from Newman and Patmore to Hopkins, Chesterton, Greene, Waugh and Muriel Spark but so too are discussions of various periods in the religious, political and literary histories of this long period.
Joseph O'Neil has a great essay on novelist Muriel Spark, whowho knew?
Beloved by her contemporaries, Muriel Spark never got the credit she deserved.
MURIEL SPARK IS THE MISTRESS of mystification of postwar British fiction.
He added that one of the special liveries would showcase Edinburgh's literary tradition and World Heritage Site status, with a sample design featuring authors Ian Rankin, Muriel Spark, Walter Scott and JK Rowling.
Aunque escribio mas de veinte novelas, varias colecciones de cuentos, poesia y una biografia esencial de Mary Shelley, a Muriel Spark se la recuerda sobre todo por Miss Jean Brodie, ese monstruo carismatico de la pedagogia britanica que brilla desde el titulo de su novela mas celebrada y una Maggie Smith inolvidable encarno en el cine a fines de los sesenta.
Compare and contrast the following British writers: At the one inkstand, Harold Pinter, Galsworthy, Russell and Winston Churchill; and, on the other keyboard, Graham Greene, Iris Murdoch, Muriel Spark and P.
Singer Gene Pitney, 66' June, youngest of The Pointer Sisters, 52' The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie novelist Dame Muriel Spark, 88' first man to fly at twice the speed of sound Scott Crossfield, 84' economist J K Galbraith, 97.
Previous winners of the Campion Award include Muriel Spark, Sen.
NEW YORK A New Group presentation of a play in two acts by Jay Presson Allen, based on the novel by, Muriel Spark.
It was on Easter Saturday that we heard the sad news that the Scottish poet and novelist Muriel Spark had died, age 88, in Florence (her adopted home many years).
DAME Muriel Spark, who wrote the novel The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, has died in Italy aged 88.