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  • 1979

    Christian Kracht

    Teheran, 1979: The situation in the city is complicated and unpredictable. It is the eve of the Islamic revolution – the uprising of the supporters of Ayatollah Khomeini against the…

  • 3000 Euro

    Thomas Melle

    Denise is not very talented at life. She works at a store and her little daughter Linda more often than not completely overwhelms her. A long-awaited and postponed trip to…

  • 33 Augenblicke des Glücks

    Ingo Schulze

    33 Moments of Happiness: St. Petersburg Stories is an intriguing and eclectic collection of short stories revolving around moments in a city that has inspired and fascinated…

  • A fost odată o ţară. Panorama prozei de război din ţările fostei Iugoslavii

    Dinko Kreho, Vladimir Arsenijević, Dubravka Ugrešić, Stevan Tontić, Lejla Kalamujić, Vladimir Pištalo, Ivana Sajko, Faruk Šehić, Alma Lazarevska, Srđan Tešin, Selvedin Avdić, Zoran Ferić, Miljenko Jergović

    The texts in this anthology focus on the collapse of Yugoslavia and the subsequent wars. The anthology features fragments of prose works of numerous writers from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia,…

  • Abbruch der Schweigemauer

    Alice Miller

    The dependence of the small child on its parents, its trust in them, its longing to be loved and to be allowed to love, knows no bounds. Exploiting this dependence,…

  • Abendländische Eschatologie

    Jacob Taubes

    History as eschatology, time as a grace period, end-times, apocalypse, the world as foreign lands and humans as strangers, realisation as a fragment, as vision in the “Mirror and Parable”…

  • Abenteuerliche Reise durch mein Zimmer

    Karl-Markus Gauß

    For the thrill of adventure many roam far and wide, meanwhile Karl-Markus Gauß stumbles into one adventure after another in the nooks and crannies in his abode: namely, in the…

  • Abschied von Sansibar

    Lukas Hartmann

    A princess of Zanzibar who runs away with a Hamburg merchant. With this forbidden love, the saga of a West-Eastern family between Europe and the Arab world begins at the…

  • Absolvo te

    Georgi Bardarov

    The novel Absolvo te deals with four plots lines that examine philosophical questions relating to crime, punishment and forgiveness from different points of view. There are two space–time continuums in…

  • Abzeichen aus Fleisch

    Faruk Šehić

    In Šehić’s look at everyday life the anger and helplessness of a generation overrun by war are reflected in depth. His poems also tell, however, of the post-war period in…