David Lodge

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David John Lodge CBE (born 28 January 1935) is an English author and critic. A literature professor at the University of Birmingham until 1987, some of his novels satirise academic life, notably the "Campus Trilogy" – Changing Places: A Tale of Two Campuses (1975), Small World: An Academic Romance (1984) and Nice Work (1988). The second two were shortlisted for the Booker Prize. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Lodge has received more than 57,317 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. David Lodge is the 2,106th most popular writer (down from 1,727th in 2019), the 1,638th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,346th in 2019) and the 178th most popular Writer.

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  • 32

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  • 4.88

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  • 3.33

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Among writers, David Lodge ranks 2,106 out of 5,755Before him are Georges Ohnet, Flannery O'Connor, James Hilton, Matthieu Ricard, Arne Garborg, and Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko. After him are Hamza Hakimzade Niyazi, Vasyl Stus, Nihal Atsız, Fritz Leiber, Nguyễn Du, and Samuil Marshak.

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Among people born in 1935, David Lodge ranks 129Before him are Mohamed Choukri, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, Khalil al-Wazir, Robert Conrad, Armen Dzhigarkhanyan, and Franco Citti. After him are Djamila Bouhired, Carl Andre, Ludmila Belousova, Thomas Keneally, Agne Simonsson, and Walter De Maria.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David Lodge ranks 1,638 out of 7,765Before him are Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield (1694), Duncan Haldane (1951), James Hilton (1900), Roger Deakins (1949), Colin Davis (1927), and Owain Glyndŵr (1359). After him are Stephen Rea (1946), Ida Lupino (1918), Walter Crane (1845), Edward Vernon (1684), Robert Powell (1944), and Eileen Essell (1922).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, David Lodge ranks 178Before him are Taliesin (518), Frederick Marryat (1792), Kingsley Amis (1922), Patrick O'Brian (1914), Dick Francis (1920), and James Hilton (1900). After him are John Mandeville (1300), Vera Brittain (1893), Thomas Gray (1716), Christina Rossetti (1830), Christopher Robin Milne (1920), and Edward Young (1683).