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Kingsley Amis

Amis, Kingsley (1922–95), English novelist, poet, and critic. He emerged as a sharp satirist in Lucky Jim (1953), an attack on social and academic pretensions. Among his other works are New Maps of Hell (1960), One Fat Englishman (1964), The Green Man (1969), and Jake's Thing (1979).

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