Monthly Archives: May 2015

The Natural History of Destruction

The title, and the concept, belong to W.G. (“Max”) Sebald, who died so tragically young. I suggested in my book A Shoe Story that a literal translation of¬†Luftkrieg und Literatur¬†[‘Airwar and Literature’] would have been more helpful and drawn more … Continue reading

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