Muriel Spark’s “Finishing School”

Carolyn See reviews Muriel Spark’s latest (and perhaps last) offering, The Finishing School. Knowing Spark’s work, the title of the book seems almost a deliberate dark joke, considering the author’s advanced age and the fact that the novel she is best known for, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, also featured a school setting.

The National Library of Scotland holds Muriel Spark’s personal archives. And here are two old interviews.


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