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Constructing authorship in the work of Günter Grass

Author: Rebecca Braun
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2008
Series: Oxford modern languages and literature monographs
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This book traces a longstanding concern with issues of authorship throughout the work of Gunter Grass, Germany's best-known contemporary writer and public intellectual. Through detailed close-readings of all of his major literary works from 1970 onwards and careful analysis of his political writings from 1965 to 2005, it argues that Grass's tendency to insert clearly recognisable self-images into his literary texts  Read more...

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Named Person: Günter Grass
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Braun
ISBN: 9780199542703 0199542708
OCLC Number: 476082154
Description: viii, 197 s. ; 22 cm
Series Title: Oxford modern languages and literature monographs
Responsibility: Rebecca Braun


A challenging new reading of Grass's literary work and political writings that examines how the author has reacted to sustained public interest in his person from the mid-1960s onwards. Braun draws  Read more...


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Rebecca Braun's engaging and thoughtful book on the construction of authorship in selected works by Gunter Grass provides a series of closely argued, enlightening readings of texts ... Braun has Read more...

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