Bertolt Brecht Journals, 1934-55
Bloomsbury Publishing, 14.07.2016 - 576 Seiten
"Those who dismiss Brecht as a yea-sayer to Stalinism are advised to read these journals and moderate their opinion." (Paul Bailey, Weekend Telegraph)
"A marvellous, motley collage of political ideas, domestic detail, artistic debate, poems, photographs and cuttings from newspapers and magazines, assembled, undoubtedly for posterity by one of the great writers of the century" (New Statesman and Society)
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BENJAMIN and STERNBERG, very highly qualified intellectuals, did not understand it and made pressing recommendations for more human interest to be put in, more of the old novel ... and then of course there is steff, pressing for the ...
... 5 metres wide. so i have many tables. steff brought a volume of karl sandburg, chicago poems, and translated them from swedish, with relish and skill. good stuff, it has connections with chinese forms. now and again émigré academics ...
... arnold ljungdal followed later. they come round most evenings, ljungdal explains einstein's theory of relativity to steff. greid's marxist moral philosophy is getting the final, delighted touches. h[ella] wuolijoki very friendly, ...
... broadcasts. now paris isn't there any more. of the western democracies only london remains. for how long? steff and i have kept having to look out new maps. poland, Scandinavia, then holland, belgium, france. now england lies open.
... the meantime the germans are making plans for a new order in europe, a mighty centropa is being designed. 'the unhealthy power politics of the small states' will be ended. 25 jul 40 steff brought along MELEAGER'S WREATH, translated by.