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W. G. Sebald: Image, Archive, Modernity

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The contemporary German author W. G. Sebald was a master of the fiction of recollection and observation, often exploring the reverberations of World War II on the personal and collective memories of Germans and Jews. His rich body of work earned him legions of fans across the globe, but in the wake of his death in 2001, Sebald also became the subject of extensive critical ...more
Paperback, 210 pages
Published June 4th 2010 by Columbia University Press (first published November 22nd 2007)
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Enjoyable treatise on Max Sebald's collected prose work. Very interesting, and one book I am sure to revisit after I complete my extremely delightful study of W.G. Sebald.
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I think this is a really, really well argued book. Long's best work is when he's getting down and dirty with the text. The readings on Rings of Saturn and Austerlitz are totally gorgeous.
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