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German Phrase of the Day: eines Echtheitskusses Unangekränkeltheitsdruck

eines Echtheitskusses Unangekränkeltheitsdruck the non-sicklied-o’er pressure of an authenticity-laden kiss (tr. Susan Bernofsky) Robert Walser uses this phrase in his wonderful short story “A Kind of Cleopatra,” available in his collection of Microscripts. According to Bernofsky, Walser’s […]

Sep, 02

Robert Walser by Billy Childish

Robert Walser Dead in the Snow. B. Childish 2008

Jun, 06

Robert Walser: The Assistant

This novel was written in 1908. That seems just about right. And that’s odd for Robert Walser, because his other novels, whatever their connection to the German modernist and expressionist tendencies of their time, stand […]

Sep, 28

Or Lay Myself Down By Sorrow’s Side

Aug, 02

Quick Hits

Dec, 10


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