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Günter Grass: 1927-2015

Günter Grass, the German novelist, poet, playwright, artist, and recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature died yesterday at the age of 87.  Last month,  a story was posted about Gunter Grass and one of his most controversial poems:   926 more words

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The Death of Günter Grass: National Poetry Month 2015, Day 13

Today, the 87 year-old German Nobel prize-winning writer Günter Grass died in Lübeck. The New York Times wrote a great obituary for this envelope-pushing, controversial artist. 469 more words


Günter Grass and "What Must Be Said"

This past week, Israel’s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu on the invitation of US Representative, John Boehner, addressed the US Congress on nuclear weapons and specifically how dangerous Iran would be with these weapons of mass destruction. 995 more words