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Malcolm Lowry’s Day of the Dead-Drunk

Hallucinations in the Eye of the Volcano Thoughts on reading Malcolm Lowry’s Under the Volcano in Harper Perennial edition, published 2007. “Everything becomes disgusting when you are false to your own nature and behave in an unbecoming way.” Sophocles in … Continue reading

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Ron Boothe’s Commentary on Under the Volcano

Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry was my selection for discussion at our November 2009 meeting. I post here a few of my own comments and impressions of the book. Why did I pick this book for us to discuss? … Continue reading

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Under the Volcano (1947)

On Wednesday, November 4, we will discuss the following book recommended by Ron Boothe: Malcom Lowry, Under the Volcan0, first published by J. B. Lippincott, 1947.

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