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Uwe Johnson

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Published by Ungar in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesModern literature monographs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2670.O36 Z65
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 136 p.
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24766061M
    ISBN 100804420629
    ISBN 109780804420624
    LC Control Number73082315
    OCLC/WorldCa1004097


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Johnson tells the story of Gesine Cresspahl, who was born in Eastern Germany and now lives in New York with her 10 year old daughter. The book is structured like a diary, with an every day entry from August to August /5(5). Uwe Johnson, German author noted for his experimental style. Many of his novels explore the contradictions of life in a Germany divided after World War II.

On Uwe Johnson This week marks the publication in English of Uwe Johnson’s Anniversaries: From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl. This is the second of three essays by the translator, Damion Searls, a Paris Review contributor and former translation correspondent for the Daily.

Original illustration by Ellis Rosen. Understanding Uwe Johnson provides the reader with a comprehensive overview of this author's oeuvre, concentrating on his five most meaningful works: Ingrid Babendererde, Speculations about Jakob, The Third Book about Achim, Two Views, and Anniversaries: from the Life of Gesine Cresspahl.

But here it is: a novel of a year, perhaps the novel of the year. • Anniversaries by Uwe Johnson (translated by Damion Searls) is published by The New York Review of Books.

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Late inUwe Johnson set out to write a book that would take the unusual form of a chapter for every day of the ongoing year. It would be the tale of Gesine Cresspahl, a thirty-four-year-old single mother who is a German émigré to Manhattan’s Upper West. Uwe Johnson's Anniversaries (Jahrestage) was originally published in four volumes between andbut it is a single, unified work.

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While the theme is the same as in Speculations About Jacob () &#; the divisiveness of East and West. Uwe Johnson’s Anniversaries: From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl, a sprawling novel about an East German émigré and her year-old daughter as they navigate life on New York’s Upper West Side, is a natural heir to this tradition ” —Dustin Illingworth, The Atlantic “This book is truly a masterpiece.

Brand: New York Review Books. Hailed by Günter Grass as the most significant East German writer, Johnson left his homeland indying at the age of 49 in England. From tothough, he lived in New York, where he wrote the tetralogy called Jahrestage. Uwe Johnson Uwe Johnson (–) grew up in the small town of Anklam in the German state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.

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Anniversaries: From a Year in the Life of Gesine Cresspahl (German: Jahrestage 1–4: Aus dem Leben von Gesine Cresspahl) is a tetralogy of novels by Uwe Johnson begun inwith further volumes published in, and finally in The main character, Gesine Cresspahl, is a German single mother in Manhattan, and we follow her life from childhood in s rural Eastern Germany at Author: Uwe Johnson.

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