Letters of T.S. Eliot, Volume 3: 1926-1927 by T. S. Eliot

By T. S. Eliot

Within the interval lined by means of this richly unique assortment, T. S. Eliot was once to set a brand new direction for his existence and paintings. The calls for of his specialist lifestyles as author and editor grew to become extra complicated and exacting. the prestigious yet financially-pressed periodical he were enhancing given that 1922—The Criterion: A Literary Review—switched among being a quarterly and a per month; as well as writing a number of essays and editorials, lectures, studies, introductions and prefaces, his letters convey Eliot related to himself wholeheartedly within the enterprise of his new occupation as a publisher.

This correspondence with pals and mentors vividly records all of the levels of Eliot's own and creative transformation in the course of those an important years, the continued anxieties of his deepest lifestyles, and the forging of his public popularity.

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5. Sunday Times, 19 May 1980. Secrest, Salvador Dalí: The Surrealist Jester, p. 37. , p. 43. Ibid. See Federico García Lorca, ‘Mi pueblo’, in the Fundación Federico García Lorca Archive, Madrid. See Edwards, A Companion to Luis Buñuel, p. 115. See Dalí, The Secret Life of Salvador Dalí, p. 41. 2 § ADOLESCENCE I N 1 9 0 9 , A S we have seen, the Lorca family moved to Granada, where Federico would spend the next ten years. It was a city that, in the first decades of the twentieth century, had around 75,000 inhabitants, a colourful history, many reminders of its past, a strong Catholic tradition, and a marked provincial outlook.

Buñuel’s adolescence provides evidence too of his growing artistic abilities and interests. 13 This love of costume and disguise was but one early example of something that would develop into a life-long habit, anticipating the disguises Buñuel would adopt in civilian life and the parts he played in his films – in both He and The Phantom of Liberty he appeared as a priest. In Zaragoza, his theatrical instinct was also stimulated when he accompanied his parents to performances at one of the city’s four theatres; his father had a box at the largest theatre.

Rather, we should say that he is already producing . . 26 As well as being the recipient of such praise, Dalí also had two of his paintings bought by a wealthy businessman, Joaquim Cusí Fortunet, a friend of his father. It was already becoming clear, as the art critic of Empordá Federal had suggested, that the fourteenyear-old Dalí’s artistic future was assured. 46 LORCA, BUÑUEL, DALÍ An important influence in this respect was the painter Ramon Pichot, whose family lived in Figueras and also had a house in Cadaqués.

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