A Clockwork Orange

When the state undertakes to reform Alex to "redeem" him, the novel asks, "At what cost?" This edition includes the controversial last chapter not published in the first edition and Burgess's introduction "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."

A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange

Great Music, it said, and Great Poetry would like quieten Modern Youth down and make Modern Youth more Civilized. Civilized my syphilised yarbles. A vicious fifteen-year-old droog is the central character of this 1963 classic. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, who talks in a brutal invented slang that brilliantly renders his and his friends' social pathology. A Clockwork Orange is a frightening fable about good and evil, and the meaning of human freedom. When the state undertakes to reform Alex to "redeem" him, the novel asks, "At what cost?" This edition includes the controversial last chapter not published in the first edition and Burgess's introduction "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."

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A Clockwork Orange (Restored Text)
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Anthony Burgess
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-22 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

A newly revised text for A Clockwork Orange’s 50th anniversary brings the work closest to its author’s intentions. A Clockwork Orange is as brilliant, transgressive, and influential as when it was published fifty years ago. A nightmare vision of the future told in its own fantastically inventive lexicon, it has
A Clockwork Orange
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Anthony Burgess
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-29 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Great Music, it said, and Great Poetry would like quieten Modern Youth down and make Modern Youth more Civilized. Civilized my syphilised yarbles. A vicious fifteen-year-old droog is the central character of this 1963 classic. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark,
A Clockwork Orange
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Anthony Burgess
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-05 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Fully restored edition of Anthony Burgess' original text of A Clockwork Orange, with a glossary of the teen slang 'Nadsat', explanatory notes, pages from the original typescript, interviews, articles and reviews Edited by Andrew Biswell With a Foreword by Martin Amis 'It is a horrorshow story ...' Fifteen-year-old Alex likes
Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Stuart Y. McDougal, Horton Andrew
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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A Clockwork Orange
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Peter Krämer
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-12 - Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

What is the attraction of violence? What is the relationship between real and imagined violence? What should be the state's response to both? These questions are raised by Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange (1971). The film is a graphically violent, sexually explicit, wickedly funny, visually stunning and deeply ambiguous adaptation

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