They Divided the Sky by Christa Wolf. The Bridge of this Golden Horn by Emine Sevgi Ozdamar

They Divided the Sky by Christa Wolf. The Bridge of this Golden Horn by Emine Sevgi Ozdamar

A audience of western Berliners collect during the Berlin Wall while an east soldier that is german on the other hand, August 1961. Photograph: Paul Schutzer/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Graphics

This 1963 first novel founded Wolf’s reputation in east literature that is german. Set during 1961, whenever construction regarding the Berlin Wall started, the story is dependent around two fans separated by it: Rita Seidel, a female inside her very early 20s whom, just like the author, generally speaking supports the values associated with “antifascist” GDR, and Manfred Herrfurth, a chemist whom settles into the western. Continuer la lecture de « They Divided the Sky by Christa Wolf. The Bridge of this Golden Horn by Emine Sevgi Ozdamar »