Thursday, 31 May 2012

no man's land

Here's an online magazine dedicated to contemporary German literature translated into English. In their own words:

"no man's land features first-ever translations of fiction and poetry by some of the finest writers working in German today. Ours is a virtual no man's land between languages and cultures - one which, like the former no man's land of the Berlin Wall, is now open for exploration."

1 comment:

  1. Philistines, and anybody else, I discovered this brilliant German short story by the expressionist,Alfred Doblin. It is less linear in the original and more collage-like, painting like:
    Here is the tranlated-into-English-version:

    and here is to the original:

    Brilliant Literature