The Trip to Echo Spring: On Writers and Drinking
Publish date: December 31st 2013
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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Why is it that some of the greatest works of literature have been produced by writers in the grip of alcoholism, an addiction that cost them personal happiness and caused harm to those who loved them? In The Trip to Echo Spring, Olivia Laing examines the link between creativity and alcohol through t...
Why great writers are drunks: here's an article about it.