Absinthe: World Literature in Translation: Volume 27: Through German: Contemporary Literature in Translation (Paperback)

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By Lauren Beck (Editor), Elisabeth Fertig (Editor), Ivan Parra Garcia (Editor), Lena Grimm (Editor), Özlem Karuç (Editor), Michaela Kotziers (Editor), Elizabeth Sokol (Editor), Silke-Maria Weineck (Editor), Veronica Cook Williamson (Editor)
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The voices of many countries echo through the selection of contemporary literature featured in Absinthe 27: Through German. Germany, Austria, and Switzerland are all represented in this issue, but so are England, Ghana, Israel, Moldova, Romania, Syria, Turkey, and Ukraine. And while Absinthe 27 does have a distinct international flair, it is not a selection of Migrantenliteratur, a category that fences in writers as foreign rather than German or Austrian or Swiss. Rather, the authors represented are all integral to the German-speaking world and its representation, whether the authors were born there, arrived decades ago, or came recently to perhaps find another home, perhaps pass through. Translated and edited by Lauren Beck, Elisabeth Fertig, Ivan Parra Garcia, Lena Grimm, Özlem Karuç, Michaela Kotziers, Elizabeth Sokol, Silke-Maria Weineck, and Veronica Cook Williamson, Through German presents a fuller picture of what it means to live in the Germanosphere in the 21st century.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781607857549
ISBN-10: 1607857545
Publisher: Michigan Publishing Services
Publication Date: November 17th, 2021
Pages: 130
Language: English