BeschreibungThis new volume of eight short stories offers students of German at all levels the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of contemporary literature in the original, with the aid of parallel translations. The majority of these stories have been written in the past decade, and reflect a rich diversity of styles and themes. Complete with notes, the stories make excellent reading in either language.
InhaltsverzeichnisShort Stories in GermanIntroduction The Listener, or a Description of a Route with a Hidden Motive Siegfried Lenz (b. 1926) Waiting for the Guests Dieter Wellershoff (b. 1925) Eating Mussels (Excerpt) Birgit Vanderbeke (b. 1956) The Good Old Days Gabriele Wohmann (b. 1932) Lascia Judith Hermann (b. 1970) Chicago/Shanty Town Georg Klein (b. 1953) Grandfather and the Decision-makers Christoph Hein (b. 1944) The Suspect Jurek Becker (b. 1937) Notes on German Text Acknowledgments
PortraitErnst Zillekens teaches German at Charterhouse in Godalming, Surrey.
Untertitel: 'Parallel Text'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Penguin Books Ltd
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2003
Seitenanzahl: 208 Seiten