Tag Archives: German literature

The Unbearable Lightness of Anti-Fascism

By | February 10, 2020

Guest post by Tom Kuhn Bertolt Brecht was born on February 10, 1898. To celebrate the 122nd anniversary of his birth, Tom Kuhn explores a side of his work that is often less appreciated. The most recent volume in the Bloomsbury Methuen Drama Brecht list may come as a surprise. Bertolt Brecht’s Refugee Conversations is… Read More »

Q&A with Susan Gustafson

By | July 7, 2016

Susan Gustafson, author of the recently released Goethe's Families of the Heart, answered a few questions for us about how she came to write her new book. How would you describe your book in one sentence? Goethe’s Families of the Heart outlines the families and relationships that Goethe highlights throughout his works that are based on… Read More »