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John Berger

Novelist, Critic (5-Nov-1926 — 2-Jan-2017)


Geoff Dyer. Ways of Telling: The Work of John Berger. Pluto Press. 1986. 186pp.

Nikos Papastergiadis. Modernity as Exile: The Stranger in John Berger's Writing. Manchester University Press. 1993. 218pp.


  1. John Berger: "If I'm a Storyteller It's Because I Listen"
    On the eve of his 90th birthday, one of the most influential writers of his generation talks about migration, Brexit, growing old -- and his fondness for texting
    by Kate Kellaway. The Guardian, 30-Oct-2016.


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  5. New York Times Obituary [link]

  6. Contemporary Novelists (pp.116-18)

  7. World Authors 1970-1975 (pp.67-71)

  8. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.141)

  9. 20th Century Culture: A Biographical Companion (p.64)

  10. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.65)

  11. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.54)

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