Clive James: ‘A wisecracking literary phenomenon who was on fire with life itself’ | Culture | The Guardian

He could put Rambo and Rimbaud in the same sentence, virtually invented TV criticism – and, from his epic poems to his chat show quips, shot an Aussie rocket into the English language. Robert McCrum pays tribute to his great friend
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