Memoirs of My Nervous Illness was an important work in the development of modern psychiatry. Sigmund Freud based parts of his study of psychoanalysis on the book, though he never met Mr. 705 more words
The second book I plan to read from my stack of German books is Judith Hermann’s Sommerhaus, Später. The English title mirrors the German one: … 313 more words
With the rough time I’ve had with reading this month, my German literature project almost got off to a rough start. But I didn’t want to start… 704 more words
I’ve decided to start my year of German literature with Saša Stanišić’s Wie der Soldat das Grammofon Repariert. The English title is a verbatim translation: … 377 more words
I confess–I’m secretly pleased with myself for having a book that counts towards Non-fiction November and German Literature Month at the same time.
Good for me. 348 more words
I have never been one driven to be up on the latest-and-greatest in young adult literature. At the risk of sounding elitist (because it’s okay if you preface whatever you’re going to say with this fact, right?) even when I was a “young adult,” whatever that is technically considered these days, I didn’t really enjoy this type of literature. 1,466 more words