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Published: 15 August 2008

208 Pages | 2 halftones

ISBN: 9780199542703

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Constructing Authorship in the Work of Günter Grass

Rebecca Braun

Oxford Modern Languages and Literature Monographs

  • Covers all of Grass's major works from 1970 onwards, tracing the issue of authorship throughout his oeuvre
  • Highlights literary play and humor throughout Grass's writing, linking these features into wider aesthetic and social considerations
  • Analyzes Grass's evolving strategies of self-presentation in the public sphere with detailed reference to some of his most important political writings from 1965 to 2005