Die Wand von Marlen Haushofer ist ein grosser Bericht, dessen äusserste Einfachheit klassisches Mass erreicht. Man kann ihn einreihen unter die Meisterwerke. The Wall | Marlen Haushofer, Shaun Whiteside | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Die Wand (German Edition) [Marlen Haushofer] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rare Book.

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Die Vermessung der Hauzhofer. This is a psychological and thoughtful story, rather than a tale with a recognizable plot or even a real ending. I love post-apocalyptic stories, which is why I was drawn to this one. Die Wand is a novel [1] by Austrian writer Marlen Haushofer. I could easily cast off my face; it uaushofer needed no longer. In one, the book can be understood as fairly radical criticism of modern civilization: They leave their dog Lynx behind.

Translated by Shaun Whiteside. You would probably say that plenty. As she walks along the road, her progress is stopped abruptly by a mysterious invisible wall. Marlen Haushofer was born in Frauenstein in Austria in What do you need to live? The next morning, she and Bella the cow leave the pasture and return to the narrow valley. The nameless character feels compelled to leave her story in case, somehow, people in the future will find it and know of her experience.

When she gets up the next day morning, there is still no sign of her cousin and her husband.

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Accompanied by her cousin wanr her cousin’s husband, the year-old narrator travels to the Austrian mountains. Nach den interessanten ersten Seiten passiert nicht mehr sonderlich viel und das was passiert, passiert furchtbar langsam. She tries to survive a cataclysmic event: To the end we do not know what really happened. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


Unfortunately what I got was a woman rambling on and on about the sameness of her life. As always on such occasions I followed him in the end. Sun, snow, wind, rain — everything was a cause for enthusiasm. Our heroine has dinner, feeds the dog and goes to bed. It’s not that she’s a complete misanthrope; she’s just profoundly disappointed. View all 8 comments. Ik heb er bijzonder van genoten en hoewel de Duitse taal me af en toe wel hoofdbrekens bezorgde, heb ik door Haushofers mooie taalgebruik ook daarvan volop genoten.

An invisible wall has materialized during the night and everyone on the other side is dead. The wall of the title silently dominates the story despite receiving barely a mention after the early pages. She finds trout in the river too.

One of these items ships sooner than the other. Fortunately, the lodge owner had prepared for a possible nuclear war, so it is well-stocked with supplies and she is able to grow beans and potatoes, forage, and hunt the plentiful deer on the mountain slopes. They plan on staying in a hunting lodge for the weekend, but the next morning the woman finds herself alone with her cousins’ dog, Luchs. It is about the relationship between women and men.

At some point during their absence overnight a transparent barrier has appeared, walling in the hunting-lodge and its environs from the rest of the visible world. I am writing on my novel and everything is very cumbersome because I never have much time and, mainly, because I can not embarrass myself.


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After rolling the corpse over a high cliff, the woman buries her dog Lynx in a deep hole. Was it a devilish military experiment that went out of control? Ella hace lo que hace y siente lo que siente porque hay un muro invisible, que sin embargo puede tocar, que le determina su hausbofer.

You could build a fire and scope out a surviving community and stab and rape your way to the top di the rule of their roost, but what if you can’t. I follow suit with this work, which in the realm of sci-fi haushoger not badger with a multiplicity of facts, in the realm of psychological novels does not bloat itself on tropes outside the white male mainstay, in the hajshofer of the pastoral does not encourage and in the realm of pioneering does not present violence as the only way.

Besides looking after herself she soon starts to look after the animals who are dependent on her: But the narrator prevails and actually thrives in her seclusion, and is given the opportunity for true self-esteem and meaning in her life. Read more Read less.

Oct 24, Linda rated it it was amazing Shelves: This did not affect my review.