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Author Kraus, Karl, 1874-1936.

Title The Kraus project / essays by Karl Kraus ; translated and annotated by Jonathan Franzen ; with assistance and additional notes from Paul Reitter and Daniel Kehlmann.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7  838.91209 KRAUS    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  838 KRAUS    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition, A bilingual edition.
Description 318 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Summary Franzen presents new translations and annotations of the work of early twentieth-century satirist Karl Kraus, who, via his self-published magazine Die Fackel, "attacked the popular media's manipulation of reality, the dehumanizing machinery of technology and consumer capitalism, and the jingoistic rhetoric of a fading empire"--Dust jacket flap.
Contents Heine and the consequences (1910) -- Nestroy and posterity (1912) -- Afterword to Heine and the consequences (1911) -- Between two strains of life: final word (1917) -- Let no one ask ... (1934).
Language Essays in German and parallel English; annotations in English.
Subject Essays.
Genre/Form Essays.
German language materials -- Bilingual.
Added Author Franzen, Jonathan, editor.
Reitter, Paul, writer of added commentary.
Kehlmann, Daniel, 1975- writer of added commentary.
ISBN 9780374182212 hardback
0374182213 hardback

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