Gordon Bowker has written biographies of Malcolm Lowry (a New York Times Notable Book of the Year), Lawrence Durrell and George Orwell. His new book is James Joyce: A New Biography. He has contributed to the Irish Times, Observer, Sunday Times, Independent, Times Literary Supplement and New York Times. He lives in London.
Writing a new biography of James Joyce meant that Gordon Bowker had to face the author’s litigious... MORE