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Gehen, ging, gegangen- Go, went, went by Jenny Erpenbeck.

Jenny Erpenbeck’s latest novel, now available in English translation by Susan Bernofsky, explores the plight of refugees in Germany today. Told from the point of view of Richard, a retired academic, who befriends a group of refugees, the novel relates … Continue reading

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The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck, translated by Susan Bernofsky

Actually the version I read was the original German, Aller Tage Abend, ¬†and I shall refer to the German,but I’m flagging up here the English translation so that as many people as possible read this at times harrowing, but fantastically … Continue reading

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