German poet and essayist

Share via Email 7 February These playwrights are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known playwright from Germany is included when available. As a playwright, he wrote: To escape harassment, he rejoined the army.

Girls fainting, screaming, wet seats. She was illiterate, knew no German, and had no interest in cultural or intellectual matters.

He was sceptical about the Frankfurt Assembly and continued to attack the King of Prussia. The French government, aiming at imperialism in the Middle East and not wanting to offend the Catholic party, had failed to condemn the outrage.

He published several volumes of award-winning and critically acclaimed poetry.

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Indeed, with fear and terror I imagine the time, when those dark iconoclasts come to power: Nevertheless, he remained sceptical of organised religion. He also used the pseudonyms Fritz von der Kyrburg and Fritz Wernthal. Nevertheless, she moved in with Heine in and lived with him for the rest German poet and essayist his life they were married in It was like the Relief of Mafeking!

German poet and essayist love the Beatles in was to embrace modernity. Some of it has to do with gender. He is a novelist, playwright, translator and illustrator. He wrote many historical plays conceiving a disillusioned and pessimistic world view, with some shrill scenes. German poet and essayist Linden an dem Rhein?

Thomas Mann is one of the best-known exponents of the so-called Exilliteratur. Heine looked down on these writers on aesthetic grounds — they were bad poets in his opinion — but his verse of the s became more political too.

Initially it was thought he might be a "popular monarch" and during this honeymoon period of his early reign —42 censorship was relaxed. He also had an Enlightenment view of the past, seeing it as mired in superstition and atrocities.

He is counted among the most important promoters of literary naturalism, though he integrated other styles into his work as well. Best of all, there were four of them, each with his distinct appeal, so you could choose which one reflected your own preferences and desires.

He also experienced difficulties with his eyes. She is best known as the friend and possible paramour of Richard Wagner, who set five songs to her words, called the Wesendonck Lieder. Her books of poems sold millions of copies, reportedly making her the most successful German poet of the second His review of the musical season ofwritten in Paris on April 25,is his first reference to Lisztomaniathe intense fan frenzy directed toward Franz Liszt during his performances.

He is best known for his poetry collection Phantasus. John Denver and Charles Bukowski are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list This historic poets from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German poets of note?

His work, which often criticizes bourgeois attitudes, is considered to anticipate expressionism, and he was He was born and died in Berlin. He took medical jobs on cruise ships, got to know the Mediterranean a frequent setting in his poemsand as a German officer in World War I was made medical supervisor of jail inmates and prostitutes in occupied Brussels.

A communist, he fled Nazi Germany in and went into exile in the Soviet Union, where he fell victim to She won the U.

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The night almost unravelled when nervous local police insisted Lothian bring the Beatles on early to satisfy rowdily impatient fans, even though his bouncers were still in the pub. What made Beatlemania a fan frenzy of a different order? One event which really galvanised him was the Damascus Affair in which Jews in Damascus had been subject to blood libel and accused of murdering an old Catholic monk.

The whole hall went into some kind of state, almost like collective hypnotism. He also used the nameGottfried Benn: Gottfried Benn, German poet and essayist whose expressionistic pessimism and conjurations of decay in the period immediately after World War I gradually mellowed into a philosophy of pragmatism.

He was perhaps the most significant poet in post-World War II Germany. The son of a Lutheran clergyman. List of notable or famous poets from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top poets born in Germany and even some popular poets who immigrated to Germany.

If you're trying to find out the names of famous German poets then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Heinrich Heine

It was first applied to fandom in when German poet and essayist Heinrich Heine coined the word Lisztomania to describe the "true madness, unheard of in the annals of furore" that broke out at.

Heine definition: Heinrich (ˈhainrɪç). –, German poet and essayist, whose chief poetic work is | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Gottfried Benn (–), German essayist, novelist and expressionist poet Gwendolyn B.

Bennett (–), African-American writer and poet Jim Bennett (born ), English poet known for work in Liverpool punk era. List of notable or famous playwrights from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top playwrights born in Germany and even some popular playwrights who immigrated to Germany.

If you're trying to find out the names of famous German playwrights then this list is the perfect resource for you.

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