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Extinction by Thomas Bernhard - a quick review

Yesterday I finished reading Extinction by Thomas Bernhard. The novel took about two weeks for me to read and during that time I have taken the train to Armadale, walked about 100km on the Bibbulmun track and traveled around north east Bali. 1,663 more words

James Quinton

THE ELEPHANT.WRITING EXERCISE(MULTI-GENRE)WORDCOUNT.BY STEVEN BENSON. FOR LGBT CREATIVE WRITING GROUP, MERSEYSIDE

The poor elephant, LUMBERED with all the baggage of metaphorical, allegorical, symbolic resonances, as we negotiate its colossal labarynth of meanings and figurative extensions of meanings. 252 more words

Die Ringe des Saturn

Winfried Georg Sebald (May 18, 1944 – December 14, 2001) was a German intellectual and author who spent much of his academic life in the United Kingdom, becoming a Lector at the University of Manchester in 1966 and then a lecturer at the University of East Anglia in 1970. 315 more words

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No Country for Old Capitalists: WG Sebald and Agricultural Idealism

This post is by David Henningham and was originally published on the Henningham Family Press Blog in September 2014

The recent collection of WG Sebald’s biographical writings, entitled… 2,594 more words

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WITTGENSTEIN AND LUDWIG

Contrary to all statistical probability, then, there was an astonishing, positively internal logic to his meeting me here…

Sebald, Austerlitz

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Since a short time my little black leather backpack, which have in possession for more than thirty years now, carries a name: ‘Ludwig’. 637 more words

Lyrical Prose