I really enjoyed this novel, renowned for being one of the best works of the East German writer Christa Wolf and for its portrayal of East. Der geteilte Himmel (They Divided the Sky) was East German writer Christa Wolf’s first major work, a slightly autobiographical Bildungsroman. Der geteilte Himmel was Wolf’s second book; its appearance in brought her In several respects, Christa Wolf had observed the cultural-political doctrine.

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The move to the city and her new experiences as a factory worker allow her to expand her horizons, and Manfred can see the changes: I’m a Wolf fan but find her work frighteningly difficult. Rita reist hem achterna en probeert hem tot een terugkeer te bewegen, maar hij wil koste wat het kost blijven. E taci dunque avrebbe preferito dirgli lei. Inshe married Gerhard Wolf, an essayist. But if you have some exposure to 20th century German fiction, then this is a wonderful piece of that puzzle.

Scriveva Wislawa Szymborska in Amore a prima vista: Too much plot that doesn’t serve any purpose. And what can love demand or expect of another person in regard to which society they wish to live in? Life is too short for boring books like this. Were they all so unsure of themselves?

It made Christa Wolf’s reputation, and has long been seen as the most thoughtful, poignant account of the diversity of the two Germanys as seen from the East. Na een tijd gaan ze samenwonen in de stad Halle an der Saale.


Come tutti gli amanti, temevano per il loro amore. The author Christa Wolf was on the Write a customer review. Al di sotto -o al di sopra?

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Why had no one else insisted that they talk about the real human problem involved? Non l’amore, ma i suoi dintorni valgono la pena … La sublimazione dell’amore illumina i suoi fenomeni con maggiore chiarezza della stessa esperienza.

wolr Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Rita barely listened to him, for she knew it all by heart. Purtroppo non sono riuscito ad entrare in empatia con il romanzo della Wolf. Jun 04, Drea rated it it was amazing. It follows a non-linear plot line, which makes the story that much more difficult to follow.

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Ihr Gesicht war ihm nie langweilig. Wolf is also prone to melodrama and romantic, overdone, and kitsch chrisga and overall writing style. More importantly, she went on to become the best-known East German writer of her generation, a writer who established an international reputation and never stopped working toward improving the socialist reality of the GDR.

I had to read this book for a class on the Berlin Wall and while it was a beautifully written piece, don’t read it expecting a happy, carefree romance. My feeling was, Manfred was right to grow weary of it all! She visits him grteilte West Berlin and has to make the agonising decision, to stay with her lover or return to her hometown in the East.

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Brings back happy memories of university days. In several respects, Christa Wolf had observed the cultural-political doctrine prevailing in East Germany at the time when writing this novel.

Preview — Der geteilte Himmel by Christa Wolf. She knows that immediately before she lost consciousness she had seen two trains moving directly towards her, hcrista from opposite sides. A curious time capsule. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The story is told in two strands, the first beginning in August with Rita recovering in a sanatorium outside the city from an accident in the factory she works in during the holidays she fainted and was almost crushed by two train carriages.

Text und Kommentar Suhrkamp BasisBibliothek. Mangold relapsed into silence. I wonder how it will stand the test of time.

Aan de andere kant treedt ook hij vaak op als de gene die Rita met haar problemen moet troosten. Does it say anything woolf why Sigrid acted the way she did? Some pages in I was already pleasently surprised just by the style, the well chosen words, the pictures Wolf paints. Email required Address never made public. De vertelling gaat over de jarige Rita Seidel en haar vriend Manfred Herrfurth.