Monthly Archives: November 2012

Disneyland of death

I first read The Loved One by Evelyn Waugh about 25 years ago and was curious to see if I’d enjoy it as much as my youthful self did. The thing that struck me on re-reading Waugh’s novella was how savage the satire is, how unforgiving. With the passing of time, I had remembered the amusing passages about Hollywood and

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