Epilogue, titled "A Malenky Govoreet about the Molodoy", by Anthony Burgess

Scope and Content

The epilogue takes the form of a dialogue between Alex and an author figure, named "AB".

Administrative / Biographical History

This epilogue was written for newspaper publication shortly before Burgess's stage version of A Clockwork Orange (A Clockwork Orange: A Play with Music) was published. The complete text (of the epilogue) remained unpublished until 2012.


A Clockwork Orange: The Restored Edition (Heinemann: London, 2012). Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Andrew Biswell. Foreword by Martin Amis.