The second volume of Isherwood's diaries records the changing world of gay relationships—including, of course, his own.
I had read The Berlin Stories, liked it, but pretty much thought that was it for me and Isherwood.
What was it about this book by Isherwood that made you think, “I have the movie I want?”
It was written after the couple had broken up; they eventually got back together and remained so until Isherwood's death in 1986.
A Single Man, based on the book by Isherwood, was inspired entirely by Bachardy, or more precisely, by his absence.
His lean arm shot out, and his index finger was aimed between Isherwood's eyes.
The advisor, not much older than Isherwood, shrugged, defeated.
The corners of Isherwood's mouth twitched, and he said "Yes" for the recorder's benefit.
But the new steel vessel, especially if built on the excellent Isherwood principle, looks entirely different.
Isherwood experimented with petroleum under the boilers of United States steamers.