October 20th, 2009

Joey Heisman
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The Literary Essentials: Evelyn Waugh

If you’ve heard of Evelyn Waugh, it’s probably because your film buff friend dragged you to see Brideshead Revisited. But aside from his Hollywood reincarnation, there is no one who better sums up the image of the epicurean than the writer who lived through one of the most flamboyant periods in history. Arthur Evelyn St. John, better known just as Evelyn Waugh, may have been highly satirical of the Roaring Twenties and interwar period, but he understood and wrote about it better than most. READ MORE HERE.