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A man who falls – Ein Mann, der faellt- by Ulrike Edschmid

This is the story of a man who falls from a ladder while decorating his flat and suffers life changing injuries. At first diagnosed as paraplegic by the doctors, he regains some feeling and movement but is permanently disabled. Related … Continue reading

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Die Liebhaber meiner Mutter- My mother’s lovers- by Ulrike Edschmid -with Sample Translation!

Imagine growing up in an old castle in a remote part of Germany, a tiny village huddled in a narrow valley in one direction and the impenetrable forests of the Grimm Brothers’ fairy tales in the other. This was the … Continue reading

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Das Verschwinden des Philip S.- The disappearance of Philip S.

This book, not yet translated into English, is a ‘Roman’- a novel- by Ulrike Edschmid, about the young man Philip S and his slide from radical art student of the late 1960s into an underground political activist. Though categorised as … Continue reading

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