Revue de presse
"Savage has produced a book that may well change how people think about teenagers - and prompt other youth culture writers to embark on revisionist epics of their own" (Andy Beckett Guardian, Book of the Week
"Savage's England's Dreaming
has become the standard work on the subject and his new book deserves a similar accolade... to those of us for whom adolescence already seems like another country, this impressive history serves as a map and reminder" (Melanie McGrath Sunday Telegraph
"Hugely enjoyable, absolutely teeming with life and excitement and ideas, it succeeds on every level. His book is as vivid, as brilliant and compelling - and persuasive - as its subject" (GQ
"[Savage] can bring a beguiling blend of gravitas, wit, scholarship, and a slyly appreciative eye for the subversive, to any topic he approaches. Teenage
provides a panoramic scope for his talents. He rises to the occasion with massive aplomb... a supremely thorough, assured, affecting and involving work" (Independent
"Jon Savage is a star... necessary and illuminating" (The Times
Biographie de l'auteur
Jon Savage is a critic and writer, author of the acclaimed history of punk, England's Dreaming.
He now lives in North Wales.