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Close to Jedenew by Kevin Vennemann

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Published by Melville House in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English


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Statementby Kevin Vennemann ; translated by Ross Benjamin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2684.E48 N3413 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18517968M
ISBN 109781933633398
LC Control Number2008017576

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Close to Jedenew (The Contemporary Art of the Novella) by Kevin Vennemann. Unless you absolutely love complicated stream of consciousness writing, this book is not for you. One person found this helpful. Helpful. 0 Comment Report abuse Linda R. out of 5 stars Brilliant. Reviewed in the United States on February 7,   Close to Jedenew (The Contemporary Art of the Novella) by Kevin Vennemann PDF, ePub eBook D0wnl0ad On this evening, on the last evening, it is Antonina who says softly: They're coming. It begins like a classic German fable: Children from the rural village of Jedenew, Poland, get together late at night to play together in the dark woods.   Nahe Jedenew by Kevin Vennemann, , Suhrkamp edition, in German / Deutsch - 1. Aufl., Originalausg.   Close to Jedenew begins like a classic German fable: Children from the rural village of Jedenew, Poland, get together late at night to play together in the dark woods. But their game is to pretend they live in the imaginary world of the Jedenew that came before them—when it wasn’t occupied by the Nazis, and their Jewish friends weren’t.

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