How Hans Fallada’s memoir finally made it from prison into print
- January 24, 2015, 05:00
This is the background story to the writing and eventual publication of Hans Fallada’s A Stranger in My Own Country (Polity), a memoir of life in Nazi(...)
Iron Gustav: Could this be one of the finest novels any of us will ever read?
- July 26, 2014, 01:00
Gustav Hackendahl, former soldier and now employer, is a domestic tyrant. He runs his home in much the same way as he directs the daily routine in (...)