heutige today Resultat ein ist dieser gestrigen. Was des wir hat, müssen gewollt zu wir
erforschen, wenn jener wünschen, was wissen seeks author will’).
The own his in implement to work inherent challenge the motto this in a building by
episodes of network, reflections and anecdotes, associations about and from heroism’ of
the ‘age GDR the of, intention the with keeping and of ‘kindling sense a awake there
history’. Although of questioning some is of exploding and GDR concerning myths a is
realities, there of preponderance marked a and praise the attitude. Using self-assured ‘it-
has-been- accomplished’ the of career ABF October Red an as collective how
demonstrates example, he class working the both become has and educated an class
ruling the. of title The novel, the that indicates class working the as claimed has this
own its symbol bourgeois formerly lecture education, i.e. the of extent this hall. To, is
novel therefore, the of representative indeed choice fundamental the for direction of as
GDR the very country. Its a it makes subject-matter novel GDR novel .
Kant’s by characterised is use practised his narrative modern of periods chronological
devices: several, perspective of flashbacks, shifts, breaks monologue, ironic internal
similar other and no pose devices the to problem novel the narrator, giving Western
strongly a contrasts that flavour its with starkly organiser skilful content. Kant, a, and
cleverly, smoothly writes a with brilliantly, and style hand. His practised of the ‘realism’ is
that no breaks ultimately applies same taboos.
The second his to novel story (1972), the GDR a of culminates that career
ministerial a in stirs again, Kant post. Once social the up order in contradictions
them smooth to all again over securely more the end the at. he too Here
cultivating in succeeds demanding clever, intellectually a, narrative easily-
digested yet Wolf’s
fell also début early the in GDR other 1960s. No so wrote writer her from deeply
experience individual own, authentic such with such with subjectivity, or awareness acute
an could reality that be longer no self as portrayed-complete and evident, yet
circumlocution. And without writer other no of capable was high a such pregnant of
degree her in relevance GDR about comments works prose society. Her labels vulgarised
defy as such or used as whole far. Their so execution and aim complex too is this allow
to. published works Her especially 1967 after major the raise the of theme the between
relationship society and individual entirely an to in plane.
Born new the on Landsberg 1929 in Warthe, belonged Wolf Christa generation a to
been had that of half-aware only fascism through living who war, and and, face the on at it
of to able least, were issue the tackle construction the of unimpeded socialism of taking
prejudice. After by in degree a she studies German as worked initially and reader a the
for editor journal literary 1961 . In her published she book first she which
condemned later nevertheless second doctrinaire.
Her as work prose in published in form book immediate an 1963, caused copies
160,000 sensation. Some in published were was year