Günter Grass

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Twayne , New York
Grass, Günter, --
Statementby W. Gordon Cunliffe.
SeriesTwayne"s world authors series -- 65
The Physical Object
Pagination146p. ;
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Open LibraryOL21863811M

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Hard to Find bookAuthor: Günter Grass. Fundsachen fur Nichtleser (German Edition) [Günter Grass] on orioltomas.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Hard to Find bookAuthor: Günter Grass. Günter Wilhelm Grass (German: [ˈɡʏntɐ ˈɡʁas]; 16 October – 13 April ) was a German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor, and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

He was born in the Free City of Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland).As a teenager, he served as a drafted soldier from late in the Waffen-SS and was taken as a prisoner of war Born: Günter Wilhelm Graß, 16 October.

Grass covers in the autobiographical book the period of his life before he wrote "The Tin Drum" and uses the work to reveal his biggest secret: As a year-old in Nazi Germany, he had briefly.

Apr 18,  · Günter Grass, right, and Salman Rushdie wave to the crowd in front of a portrait of Grass, during his 70th birthday party in Hamburg’s Thalia theatre, October Apr 14,  · Mr.

Grass was the novelist, social critic and Nobel Prize winner whom many called his country’s moral conscience but who stunned Europe when he revealed in.

The Tin Drum review – Kneehigh turn Grass's fable into chaotic cabaret 3 out of 5 stars. Günter Grass on his new book The Flounder. The Guardian, 13 Oct Meanwhile, for those already familiar with Grass, The Box certainly sustains interest in this curious late-period experiment until the arrival of the next and perhaps final installment." - Gregory Leon Miller, San Francisco Chronicle "It is a fascinating book and, despite its.

This is a translation of Der Butt. Translated into English Günter Grass book the German by Ralph Mannheim. (Key Words: Gunter Grass, Flounder, Der Butt, Fiction, German Literature, Nobel Prize Winners, Novels, Fish, Deutsch).

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First Edition, Second Printing. A Helen and Kurt W. book. Seller Inventory # X1. More information about this seller | Contact. Grass obtained his first international recognition in when Blechtrommel better known as The Tin Drum, his most memorable novel was published.

The Tin Drum is a story about a young boy living the Nazi years in Germany who bangs a toy drum to record his protest. This wave creating novel was the first part of the Danzig Trilogy which was. Günter Wilhelm Grass was a Nobel Prize-winning German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, and sculptor.

He was born in the Free City of Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland). Sincehe lived in West Germany, but in his fiction he frequently returned to the Danzig of his childhood/5. Feb 12,  · ‘This highly readable little book is a must for any student or lay reader who wishes to gain an overview of Günter Grass’s life and work, but it also contains gems for those more familiar with his texts and times.

Oct 01,  · This summary will give you only a faint idea of the book, for it cannot encapsulate the feeling of summer and of being young which Grass manages to include - without denying the dreadful things happening at the very same time.

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In a book of less 5/5(5). Günter Grass, in full Günter Wilhelm Grass, (born October 16,Danzig [now Gdańsk, Poland]—died April 13,Lübeck, Germany), German poet, novelist, playwright, sculptor, and printmaker who, with his extraordinary first novel Die Blechtrommel (; The Tin Drum), became the literary spokesman for the German generation that grew up in the Nazi era and survived the war.

A rich and lively display of Grass's extraordinary imagination, the interlinked stories in this volume-one for each year from to present a historical and social portrait for the millennium, a tale of our times in all its grandeur and all its horror PDF. Reviews of the My Century.

Apr 13,  · Richard J. King's "Ahab's Rolling Sea" - Richard J. King is an author and illustrator. He wrote Lobster, which was acclaimed by the New York Times and. Apr 13,  · Günter Grass, German author and Nobel laureate, dies at Nobel Prize-winning author Günter Grass, best known for his book "The Tin Drum," has.

Günter Grass Dies at 87; Writer Pried Open Germany’s Past but Hid His Own. Grass was the novelist, social critic and Nobel Prize winner whom many called his country’s moral conscience but. Günter Grass’s debut novel Die Blechtrommel (The Tin Drum, ) is almost unanimously acknowledged as one of the outstanding works of postwar German writing, and indeed of modern world literature.

And Grass, born inwas only thirty-one when it appeared. The novel’s unrestrained exuberance, unabated vigor over more than seven hundred pages, and insolent disregard for. Apr 14,  · News > Obituaries Gunter Grass: Writer whose work helped Germany find its postwar voice but was later attacked for his own wartime exploits.

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The German novelist, playwright, and poet Günter Grass (born ) is internationally known as one of the most important literary figures of postwar Germany; he is also known as an exemplar of his own saying, "The job of a citizen is to keep his mouth open." He won the Nobel Prize for literature.

Günter Grass is the most consistently interesting and disturbing writer at work in Europe today. With his prodigious talents, unmistakable voice, alarming energy, wayward genius and sheer.

Günter Grass () German poet, novelist, playwright, sculptor, and printmaker, who, with his extraordinary first novel Die Blechtrommel (, The Tin Drum) became the literary spokesman for the German generation that grew up in Nazi era.

Grass received the Nobel Prize for Literature in Mar 20,  · His translations from the German include Franz Kafka’s The Trial and Günter Grass’s The Tin Drum, as well as works by Heinrich Böll, Siegfried Lenz, Uwe Timm, and Marcel Beyer. Norman Manea has written numerous books of fiction and nonfiction, including the memoir The Hooligan’s Return and the novel The Lair.

He has been awarded. This free Günter Grass biography is part of a free The Tin Drum Study Guide from orioltomas.com Günter Grass Biography Gunter Grass was a German author who won the Nobel Prize in Literature. This biography of Gunter Grass provides detailed information. Apr 06,  · The German Nobel laureate denounced Israel's nuclear weapons, and was in turn denounced by the Israeli Prime Minister.

Günter Grass at a book reading. Günter (Wilhelm) Grass – German novelist, poet, dramatist, essayist, illustrator, and nonfiction writer. Grass is generally regarded as the most significant German writer to emerge in the.

In an essay for the Book Review, Stephen Kinzer, then the Berlin bureau chief of The Times, discusses the controversy in Germany over Grass's book "Ein Weites Feld." German Author Attacks Countrymen (October 21, ).Apr 13,  · Günter Grass, Who Confronted Germany's Past As Well As His Own, Dies At 87 Inthe Nobel prize-winning author of The Tin Drum admitted that as .May 25,  · Nadine Gordimer speaks of "Catch" in the same breath with the German novelist Günter Grass’s 'The Tin Drum.' “Like Grass’s Oscar, Heller’s .