Byatt, A. S., 1936-
Full name: Antonia Susan Byatt.
English teacher, writer and critic, born in Sheffield. Considered one of Britain's
great postmodern novelists. Older sister and rival of novelist Margaret Drabble.
The story of scholars Roland Michell and Maud Bailey and their historical
investigation of an affair between two (fictional) Victorian poets. Won the Booker Prize in 1990; adapted to film in 2002.
Jul. 11, 2005,
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