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Michael Hofmann: Brigitte Reimann’s ‘Siblings’, 2 March 2023

by Brigitte Reimann, translated by Lucy Jones.
Penguin, 133 pp., £12.99, February, 978 0 241 55583 5
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... his poems. A similar thing might be said about the diaries and novels of the East German writer Brigitte Reimann, born in 1933. Siblings (1963), given a fluent but flawed translation by Lucy Jones, is the first of her novels to be published in English, after the two volumes of her diaries that survived: I Have No Regrets: Diaries, 1955-63 (also ...

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