Kristian Wachinger
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Kristian Wachinger

Kristian Wachinger, a lecturer and translator, has (co-) published several editions of the estate of Elias Canetti since 2003 as well as being a member of the board of trustees of the Canetti Foundation in Zurich.

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I Have High Expectations of You

I Have High Expectations of You

A young author shyly turns to Thomas Mann, the Nobel prize laureate for Literature, with his first novel, and is kindly fobbed off. Half a century later, the author himself travels to Stockholm ...

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My Book Against Death

My Book Against Death

Elias Canetti, who always described himself as death’s mortal enemy, waited his whole life to write this book. He intended to write “with utter ruthlessness, or else all would be rendered ...

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Lovers without Residence.

Lovers without Residence.

London 1940. The destruction wreaked by German bombing raids makes the situation faced by the émigrés who fled the Nazis even more precarious. In Amersham, an hour away from the capital, two ...

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Letters to Georges

Letters to Georges

The newly married Elias Canetti also has a string of lovers. His brother Georges is drawn to good-looking men as well as to his motherly sister-in-law. And Veza Canetti is hopelessly in love with ...

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Pictures from his Life

Pictures from his Life

Pictures of the proud business house at the Lower Danube and of the synagogue tucked-away in a Manchester side street, family portraits from the turn of the century, snapshots of sculptor and ...

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Party in the Blitz

Party in the Blitz

The rediscovery of an important manuscipt, continuing earlier chapters of Elias Canetti's life story (The Tongue Set Free, The Torch in My Ear and The Play of the Eyes), and detailing his time in ...

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