Yale University Press, 2021


»Clairvoyant of the Small«: A Conversation with Susan Bernofsky and Eileen Myles

Donnerstag, 15. April 2021, 14.00 bis 15.30 Uhr (EDT Time Zone) [20.00 bis 21.30 Uhr Mitteleuropäische Sommer-Zeit], Virtuelle Veranstaltung

Deutsches Haus at NYU and the Consulate General of Switzerland in New York present a conversation between writer and translator Susan Bernofsky and poet and writer Eileen Myles about Bernofsky’s “Clairvoyant of the Small: The Life of Robert Walser,“ (Yale University Press, 2021), the first English-language biography of Swiss author Robert Walser. In their conversation, Myles and Bernofsky will reflect on Walser’s intriguing work and life, problems of translation, and on how we can read Walser from today’s perspective.

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