Alasdair Gray

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Alasdair Gray
Alasdair Gray (1994) by Guenter Prust.jpg
BornAlasdair Gray
(1934-12-28) 28 December 1934 (age 84)
Glasgow, Scotland
OccupationNovelist, artist, playwright, academic, teacher, poet, muralist, illustrator
GenreScience fiction, dystopianism, surrealism, realism
Literary movementPostmodern literature
Notable worksLanark: A Life in Four Books
1982, Janine
Poor Things
The Book of Prefaces

Alasdair Gray (born 28 December 1934) is a Scottish writer and artist. His first novel, Lanark, published in 1981, was written over almost 30 years. It was described by The Guardian as "one of the landmarks of 20th-century fiction."[1]

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  1. "Alasdair Gray". The Guardian. London. 22 July 2008. Archived from the original on 11 May 2008. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

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