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An Interview with W. G. Sebald | Brick

An Interview with W. G. Sebald | Brick | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
An Interview with W. G. Sebald on Brick | This conversation was part of a series called The Writer, The Work, hosted by the PEN American Center. It took…
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Building In the Shadow of Our Own Destruction

Building In the Shadow of Our Own Destruction | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
Those who would build enormous structures—skyscrapers, bridges, border walls—should do so with an eye toward their eventual ruin.
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Tweet from @HamishH1931

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RT @HamishH1931: Beautiful: W.G. Sebald's THE EMIGRANTS in manuscript at Marbach, in photo by 8mobili on Flickr https://t.co/FXnM0Zgagu
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Patience (Grant Gee) and The Rings of Saturn (W.G. Sebald) – Capturing Perception.

Patience (Grant Gee) and The Rings of Saturn (W.G. Sebald) – Capturing Perception. | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
There are a number of reception possibilities attainable when watching Grant Gee's 2011 essay film, Patience (After Sebald).  Any film based on a book or around an author is always going to separate its viewers into two groups; those who have read...
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W. G. Sebald | The Paris Review

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RT @z0ph0s: This is how writing about W G Sebald should be: https://t.co/DAgB4B9Cc6 | Easily, the greatest non-fiction writer I have read.
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Review: Austerlitz - W G Sebald

Review: Austerlitz - W G Sebald | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
This article was revised and updated in November 2011.  It is much longer than my usual articles and is more of a study guide than a review and definitely contains "spoilers". Sebald - an oblique v...
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The Rings of Saturn by WG Sebald – walking through history - The Guardian (blog)

The Rings of Saturn by WG Sebald – walking through history - The Guardian (blog) | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
Riffing on a melancholy trip along the Suffolk coast, this book expands into a grand meditation on the past
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Toward the Indestructible | The Critical Flame

Toward the Indestructible | The Critical Flame | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
RT @CriticalFlame: For #TranslationThursday: @ScottEsposito on W.G. Sebald http://t.co/XBdxir74gp
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W.G. Sebald: A Translator's View | Five Dials

W.G. Sebald: A Translator's View  | Five Dials | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
W.G. Sebald A Translator's View by Anthea Bell its writer, no one experiences a book as intensely as its translator, who goes through the text several times.
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Der Greif - The Dream Life of Debris pt. 1

Der Greif - The Dream Life of Debris pt. 1 | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
    (The following is taken from my MA dissertation which was also titled The Unforgetting. This is a passage on W.G. Sebald’s novel Austerlitz which I have broken up […]
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Konteksty Magazine's Giant Sebald Issue

Konteksty Magazine's Giant Sebald Issue | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
The Polish journal Konteksty has just put out a giant issue devoted almost exclusively to "W.G. Sebald: Antropologia, literatura, fotografia." Nearly 300 of the 408-page issue is dedicated to artic...
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Sebaldiana | Kosmopolis

Sebaldiana | Kosmopolis | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
Sebaldiana is the blog of the exhibition Sebald Variations, about the work of the German writer W.G. Sebald and his influences.
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W. G. Sebald and the Emigrants

W. G. Sebald and the Emigrants | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
André Aciman writes about the novelist W. G. Sebald’s friendship with two elderly Jewish refugees, who helped to inspire “Austerlitz.”
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Top 10 books about Manchester

Top 10 books about Manchester | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
From Friedrich Engels and Mrs Gaskell to WG Sebald and Anthony Burgess, these are some great books about the great city in ‘the south of the north’
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Paul Foot Meets W. G. Sebald in a Light Blue Pencil

Paul Foot Meets W. G. Sebald in a Light Blue Pencil | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
by Luke Beesley This is the first time I’ve ever “blogged”, and it included a false start. I wrote a whole “blog entry” and then I looked back on it only to realise that it was too much in the tone…
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W. G. Sebald’s Poetry of the Disregarded - The New Yorker

W. G. Sebald’s Poetry of the Disregarded - The New Yorker | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
Throughout his career, W. G. Sebald wrote poems that were strikingly similar to his prose. His tone, in both genres, was always understated but possessed …
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One gets put in a drawer which says Thomas Bernhard, a follower of Thomas Bernhard, etc. (W.G. Sebald)

One gets put in a drawer which says Thomas Bernhard, a follower of Thomas Bernhard, etc. (W.G. Sebald) | W G Sebald | Scoop.it

Michael Silverblatt: It seems to me that this book is truly the first to pay extended stylistic respects to the writer who, it’s been said, has been your mentor and model, Thomas Bernhard.

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W. G. Sebald's "The Emigrants"; Stories of Their Time With Relevance Today

W. G. Sebald's "The Emigrants"; Stories of Their Time With Relevance Today | W G Sebald | Scoop.it

There are voices who encapsulate in their writing the angst of being alive in Europe's war-torn 20th century.

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Time Traveling with Sir Thomas Browne

Time Traveling with Sir Thomas Browne | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
W.G. Sebald greatly admired the writing of Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682) perhaps above all others. The two men, separated by three centuries, were in many ways kindred spirits. Here is Sebald refle...
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Frank Auerbach: Speaking and Painting by Catherine Lampert, book review ... - The Independent

Frank Auerbach: Speaking and Painting by Catherine Lampert, book review ... - The Independent | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
This autumn tate Britain will present a retrospective of paintings and drawings by Frank Auerbach, now 84 and arguably Britain's greatest living artist.
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The Millions : A Sense of Levitation: On Reading W.G. Sebald

The Millions : A Sense of Levitation: On Reading W.G. Sebald | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
The Millions : A Sense of Levitation: On Reading W.G. Sebald http://t.co/JB1mrF7WWE via @The_Millions
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Der Greif - The Dream Life of Debris pt. 2

Der Greif - The Dream Life of Debris pt. 2 | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
    There is a single photograph of the character of Austerlitz as a young pageboy, which adorns the cover of the book itself—it is the only photograph of Austerlitz, […]
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Imperfect Strollers: Teju Cole, Ben Lerner, W.G. Sebald, and the...

Imperfect Strollers: Teju Cole, Ben Lerner, W.G. Sebald, and the... | W G Sebald | Scoop.it
The evolution of the flâneur
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