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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from 10.10.2007

One striking thing about this autumn's new books is the flood of biographies dedicated to great dead male writers. Thomas Karlauf's biography of Stefan George (Blessing Verlag), which is already causing a lot of noise, is surrounded by scores of others, most of them written by German authors. They include a biography of Leo Perutz ...

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