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"E mereu aceeaşi zapadă şi mereu acelaşi neică"
Always the Same Snow and the Same Bloke

Author(s): Herta Müller
Subject(s): Cultural Essay, Political Essay, Societal Essay
Published by: Institutul Cultural Român
Keywords: memory; Communism; Securitate; SS; post-Communist Ukraine; Gulag; deportation; Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service (BND); Nürnberg

Summary/Abstract: The author tells once again about the way in which perception is persistently altered, even after leaving the country, by the constraints of a dictatorship and its instrument of repression – the Securitate. The second text represents her discourse delivered this year on receiving the Berlin Literary Prize.

  • Issue Year: 2005
  • Issue No: 54
  • Page Range: 33-34
  • Page Count: 1
  • Language: Romanian