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and at the KALI page of:
Nein, keine traurige Geschichte.
Eine schöne. Eine sehr schöne. Aus der Zeit, als das Schreiben noch geholfen hat»Erst hat sie Hesse gelesen, dann Handke / Jetzt löst sie Silbenrätsel.«
I discuss, now all three books, at:
contains an in depth piece on the US Handke reception
which provides a kind of snapshot of such, a good cross section of innelectual [g.h.w. bush] life as any
for the past 40 years
For someone like me who is anything but a generalist who focussed on one writer at a time
in nearly complete depth
Faulkner Freshman, at the end of Sophomore I looked like Kafka,
in Berlin it was Brecht and Lukacs,
there were years of Pound and Joyce, of Musil
someone like Handke is "gefundenes Fressen"
at least one book a year
the guy doesn't repeat himself
he turns out not to to be just a genius
but one of the great psychoanalytic cases
my "Wounded Love Child..." is
so what would I have done without him all these years?
.com [some handke material, too, the Milosevic controversy summarized]
Making friends right and left