[ilds] who reads Justine these days?

Marc Piel marcpiel at interdesign.fr
Sun Jun 17 10:55:37 PDT 2007


Fro what it is worth I asked at "la Frac" ( I 
think, french equivalent to Barnes & Noble in NY) 
and the answer was that LD still sells regularly!
Marc Piel

Anna Lillios wrote:

> When I was a student at Bennington College, I took a course on the novel from Alan Cheuse.  I didn't trust his judgment then--and I don't now.  He's not the type of person to appreciate Durrell.  Who's read THE GRANDMOTHER'S CLUB and THE LIGHT POSSESSED (Cheuse's novels)?  Just because he has a job at NPR doesn't mean he is the nation's arbiter of literature that will last the test of time.  His novels surely haven't.
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> Associate Professor of English
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>>>>MICHAEL HAAG <michaelhaag at btinternet.com> 06/16/07 6:35 PM >>>
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> http://neglectedbooks.com/?p=163
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> slighcl <slighcl at wfu.edu> wrote:
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> nudepainting%20copy.jpg
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> The hammer falls, a record tumbles ... for now 
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> The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
> The painting, titled Justine, depicts Whiteley's wife Wendy on Bondi 
> Beach, reading the novel Justine by modernist writer *Lawrence Durrell*. 
> *...*
> See all stories on this topic 
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> The Sydney Morning Herald Blogs: Stay in Touch
> Hot on the heels of the record-breaking sale of Brett Whiteley's The 
> Olgas for Ernest ... Goodman announced yesterday that the large oil 
> painting Justine, ...
> blogs.smh.com.au/sit/archives/2007/06/culture_whiteley_for_a_beach_h.html 
> - Jun 14, 2007
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