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W. G. Sebald - A Critical Companion

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Likened to Proust, Gunter Grass, and Virginia Woolf, "W. G. Sebald" (1944-2001) is one of the most important writers of our time, combining a wide readership with universal critical acclaim. Sebald's refracted and sometimes alienated views of both his native Germany and his adopted English homeland have had astonishing resonance in the German- and English-speaking worlds. ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published July 1st 2004 by University of Washington Press (first published May 27th 2004)
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Jennifer
Jan 25, 2013 Jennifer rated it it was ok
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I liked this best for the critical review, which is the first I've seen of Sebaldian criticism. But the essays inside are, for the most part, unremarkable.
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May 26, 2011 Heather rated it it was amazing
I became interested in this book after reading Sebald's Vertigo. I enjoyed the article on Vertigo in this book.
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