On the Death of Siegfried Lenz ? ?You have to justify your life?

Siegfried Lenz, one of the great writers of German post-war literature is dead. He died on 7 October 2014, surrounded by his family. He was 88 years old.... more more

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Bodily finesse

from 05.03.2007



Conrat Meit, Judith with the head of Holofernes, circa 1525. © Bayerisches Nationalmuseum Munich

Judith is an anaemic beauty, exactly 30 centimetres long and buck naked. The perfectly wavy hair is bound stylishly around her head, the bloody and purposeful act of the previous night ...

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