22SEP 2016
Paul Celan Tenebrae

Paul Celan Tenebrae

Review by Jack Hanson — posted on March 16, 2015 Breathturn Into Timestead: The Collected Later Poetry by Paul Celan (trans. Pierre Joris). $40.00, 736 pp. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. We. Inside the 1947 Letter on Humanism, German philosopher Martin Heidegger makes the famous declare that language “is the home of Being.” What he means by it is, just like nearly every thing Heidegger…

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16SEP 2016
Stefan Zweig suicide

Stefan Zweig suicide

Related Topics a committing suicide note in nice handwriting, kept in a plastic sheath at Israel’s nationwide collection, recalls the life span of a writer who, after watching the European tradition he worshiped devour it self in World War II, killed himself in exile exactly 70 years back Wednesday. The note was written by Stefan Zweig, well-known for his novels, performs and…

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10SEP 2016
Rainer Maria Rilke marriage

Rainer Maria Rilke marriage

In 1902, the famous Bohemian-Austrian poet Rainer Maria Rilke started a letter correspondence with a 19-year-old aspiring poet and military cadet named Franz Kappus who was simply attempting to decide between a literary and a military job. In the letters, Rilke offers advice on how a poet should feel, love, and seek truth in wanting to comprehend and encounter life and art…

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04SEP 2016
Austrian Economics authors

Austrian Economics authors

George Mason University - Division of Economics David L Prychitko Northern Michigan University - Department of Economics2011 Abstract: Mises and Hayek in the 1920s and 1940s thought of their act as within the orthodoxy of financial research. But after WWII it became increasingly apparent the efforts of Mises and Hayek were from step aided by the means the business economics…

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29AUG 2016
Kafka death

Kafka death

(In addition in Italian and Spanish: see the navigation club on the left) FAMILY Kafka was born into a middle-class, German-speaking Jewish family in Prague, the administrative centre of Bohemia, a kingdom which was after that the main Austro-Hungarian Empire. Their father, Hermann Kafka (1852–1931), ended up being explained by Kafka himself as a real Kafka in strength, health…

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23AUG 2016
Modern Austrian Literature

Modern Austrian Literature

Die Gegenwart ist und bleibt immer wie das letzte Haus einer Stadt, das irgendwie nicht mehr ganz zu den Stadthäusern gehört. Jede Generation fragt erstaunt, wer bin ich und ended up being waren meine Vorgänger? Sie sollte lieber fragen, wo container ich, und voraussetzen, daβ ihre Vorgänger keineswegs anderswie, sondern bloβ anderswo waren . . . -Robert Musil, Der Mann ohne…

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