Elias Canetti

Standard Name: Canetti, Elias


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Dedications Iris Murdoch
IM published a second novel, The Flight From the Enchanter, dedicated to Elias Canetti .
Fletcher, John, and Cheryl Bove. Iris Murdoch: A Descriptive Primary and Annotated Secondary Bibliography. Garland Publishing.
Conradi, Peter J. “A Literary Witness to Good and Evil”. Guardian Weekly, Guardian Publications, p. 24.
Iris Murdoch (1919-1999). http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/imurdoch.htm.
Family and Intimate relationships Iris Murdoch
A couple of weeks later she wrote, I can't at the moment see how one recovers from such a loss.
Conradi, Peter J. Iris Murdoch. A Life. HarperCollins.
She found some solace in a three-year affair with the Bulgarian-Jewish philosopher Elias Canetti
Family and Intimate relationships Iris Murdoch
Bayley (who was six years younger than Murdoch) appeared to her as an escape from her painful, dominated relationship with Elias Canetti .
Conradi, Peter J. Iris Murdoch. A Life. HarperCollins.
He later held one of Oxford's few Chairs as Thomas Warton...
Family and Intimate relationships Bernice Rubens
Peter Conradi (biographer of Iris Murdoch ) writes that BR had an affair with an American, Allan Forbes (partly influenced by the philosopher and family friend Elias Canetti , who arranged for her and Forbes...
Friends, Associates Kathleen Raine
In later years, KR had a circle of friends at Cambridge which included C. S. Lewis , Edwin Muir and his wife Willa , Elizabeth Jennings , Owen Barfield , A. C. Harwood , Tom Henn
Friends, Associates Bernice Rubens
It was a friend from Cardiff, the poet Dannie Abse , who introduced BR to her future husband. Rubens was an almost lifelong friend of Beryl Bainbridge . Other close friends were novelist Paul Bailey
Intertextuality and Influence Iris Murdoch
Her omnivorous reading during the last year of her degree included the major modern novelists, notably including Proust and Woolf (the darling dangerous woman who made her feel quite incapable of writing anything straight...
Intertextuality and Influence Iris Murdoch
Murdoch began thinking about this book as soon as she finished Under the Net, but about it too she had the gravest misgivings while it was in progress.
Conradi, Peter J. Iris Murdoch. A Life. HarperCollins.
Canetti 's Auto da Fe...
Literary responses Iris Murdoch
British Book News was not receptive to the alienation effect: it complained that despite brilliant writing the story did not sufficiently involve the reader.
British Book News. British Council.
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Canetti , however, liked the pattern of interlocking pairs.
Conradi, Peter J. Iris Murdoch. A Life. HarperCollins.
Literary responses Jean Rhys
Critically, Rhys has been lauded as a modernist writer, a feminist writer, and, more recently, a postcolonial, Caribbean, or Creole writer. Biographer Carole Angier suggests that her preoccupation with exile was common in her time...
Textual Production Iris Murdoch
She finished her second draft on 28 March 1953, convinced at this point that it was romantic, sentimental, and bad, and gave it to Elias Canetti to read. It was submitted to two successive publishers,...
Textual Production Kathleen Raine
During the years 1951-2 KR wrote an intimate or confessional diary for the eyes of Elias Canetti , who had become her mentor.


10 December 1981: Elias Canetti, born in Bulgaria and resident...

Writing climate item

10 December 1981

Elias Canetti , born in Bulgaria and resident in Great Britain, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature for writings marked by a broad outlook, a wealth of ideas and artistic power.
The Nobel Foundation,. Nobel E-Museum.


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