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Günter Gras, Germany's conscience-keeper

The Hindu
I am not an authority or even an in-depth student of Günter Grass' work but I remember reading The Tin Drum when it was first available in translation, and rolling on the bed with exuberant laughter as the protagonist, Oskar's grandfather slips under ...

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Kiran Nagarkar, the angry old man

The Hindu
Later that day, he was to deliver the Günter Grass Memorial Lecture at IIT-Madras, about the role of a public intellectual. Nagarkar doesn't say it, but the question hangs in the air: How can public intellectuals exist in a nation that does not value ...

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How to age gracefully: Günter Grass offers a radical last work

Deutsche Welle
The title of Günter Grass' last book, "Vonne Endlichkait" (About Finitude), borrows from East Prussian dialect, from the region where Günter Grass was born. This final work is barely about politics and society: Grass did not focus on wars and social ...

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Ukraine's Chernivtsi gears up for international poetry festival

Ukraine Today
She has translated works of more than 30 writers, among them Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, August Strindberg, Knut Hamsun, Paul Celan, Ernst Jünger, Günter Grass, Elfriede Jelinek, Herta Müller and others. Ukraine Today has become a media partner to ...



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