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 14.05.2008

Fiction / Nonfiction

Young things

Can you be a thirty-something postmodernist and still live an interesting life? In his debut novel "Bestattung eines Hundes" (burial of a dog) Thomas Pletzinger describes one man's attempt to do just this. Ethnologist-cum-journalist Daniel Mandelkern allows himself to be dragged into a story ...

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