Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Standard Name: Miller, Karl
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|Literary responses||Caroline Blackwood||
This was shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Philip Larkin (a member of the jury) voted against it on the grounds that it was memoir rather than fiction, and it did not win.
Schoenberger, Nancy. Dangerous Muse, A Life of Caroline Blackwood. Phoenix, 2002.
|Literary responses||Alice Munro||
In Britain an eager admiration of her was shared by editor Karl Miller and historian Eric Hobsbawm .
Reviews throughout her career have been mostly appreciative, even celebratory. Christian Lorentzen struck an unwonted splenetic note...
Miller, Karl. “Eric Hobsbawm”. London Review of Books, No. 20, p. 12.
|Literary responses||Edna O'Brien||
Anne Enright in The Guardian offered an enthusiastic welcome to this book, praising its prose that is scrupulous and lyrical, beautiful and exact.
Karl Miller , in an astute review, also offered a personal...
Enright, Anne. “An annoyance to Irish literary males”. Guardian Weekly, pp. 38 - 9.
|Literary responses||Harriette Wilson|
Reviews were excellent, but BB was astonished when they treated this as a funny book.
Karl Miller , a steady admirer of her writing, hoped Bainbridge would get the Booker Prize...
“The Times Digital Archive 1785-2007”. Thompson Gale: The Times Digital Archive.
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