- John Peter Berger (5 November 1926 – 2 January 2017) was an English art critic, novelist, painter and poet. His novel G. won the 1972 Booker Prize, and... - English name may sometimes be /ˈbɜːrdʒər/ BUR-jər. Notable people with this surname include: Charles W. Berger, American politician James S. Berger... - 1972 television series of 30-minute films created chiefly by writer JohnBerger and producer Mike Dibb. It was broadcast on BBC Two in January 1972 and... - Berger is of English and Russian descent, born in Lydney, England, in 1963. He is the son of the English author JohnBerger and Anya Bostock-Berger.... - Helmut Berger (German pronunciation: [ˈhɛlmuːt ˈbɛʁɡɐ] ( listen); born Helmut Steinberger; 29 May 1944) is an Austrian film and television actor. He is... - Thomas Louis Berger (July 20, 1924 – July 13, 2014) was an American novelist. Probably best known for his picaresque novel Little Big Man and the subsequent... - singing career in partnership with, the late French singer-songwriter Michel Berger, until his death. The couple had two children. Isabelle Geneviève Marie... - life of Colonel Mickey Marcus, and stars Kirk Douglas, Senta Berger, Yul Brynner, John Wayne, Frank Sinatra and Angie Dickinson. Melville Shavelson adapted... - artificial, synthesized electronic textures. She has worked closely with artists from the PC Music label, including A.G. Cook and QT, and has produced for... - the prize's fortieth anniversary, "The Best of the Booker". JohnBerger won with G in 1972. Nadine Gordimer won with The Conservationist...
List of quotations by John Berger
Unlike any other visual image, a photograph is not a rendering, an imitation or an interpretation of its subject, but actually a trace of it. No painting or drawing, however naturalist, belongs to its subject in the way that a photograph does
When we read a story, we inhabit it. The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls. What is to happen next will take place within the four walls of the story. And this is possible because the story's voice makes everything its own