On John Carey’s life

John Carey would rather read Shakespeare than see it performed. He prefers to experience life through literature…
John Carey would rather read Shakespeare than see it performed. He prefers to experience life through literature… [More]

John Carey: the constant reader

Life among the toffs. Oxford in the 1950s was a daunting place. Ask John Carey, who planned to deflate Oxbridge snobbery from within. No luck…
Life among the toffs. Oxford in the 1950s was a daunting place. Ask John Carey, who planned to deflate Oxbridge snobbery from within. No luck… [More]