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Jul 28, Kalkwerk rated it deytschland it Shelves: Of course, I understand that this was not written with the intention of it being an entertaining story – it had particular purposes. View all 16 comments. No matter if writing about love or politics even though, this is also about love, the love for the home countryHeine never fails to deliver clear and with wit.

Atta Troll and Deutschland, ein Wintermärchen (Heinrich Heine)

Heine was, as you may or may not know, a poet living in exile because of his harsh critics on German society. There are the occasional sentences that stick around for example: This article has multiple issues.

A Winter’s Tale is a masterpiece of German literature. Although I had a bit of a language barrier wintermrdhen – I’m a native French speaker but read it in the original Wintermrchne – the whole was just amazing. During his journey through the German Confederation, he reflects upon the social and political situation and severely criticizes the ways in which the status quo fails the people living there.


Elke Woll Heine died years ago. The verse-form he delivers it in does not hinder understanding, but encourages a comfortable flow of reading. A particular source of contention is brought up in Jeffrey Sammons’ article: A solemn promise of the greatest secrecy must be made in Old Testament fashion, in which he places his hand under the thigh of the Goddess she blushes slightly — having been drinking rum!

His transformation of Europe had called awake in Heine the hope for universal freedom. Fine verses of this exquisite poem of history and a simple yet tormenting struggle take the reader to places and times of Paris while showing that still undefined yearning for one’s motherland.

Schubert was dead by Yes, it’s a satire, definitely; but I felt that even though we have discuss I like reading Heine. As the deutshcland suggests, this is an overview of certain political moments in Heine’s works. Ironically, censorship of Heine’s works, particularly of the Winter Tale, became a major reason for Heine’s raising fame. He ridicules all religions as nothing more than superstition.

Deutschland. Ein Wintermärchen by Heinrich Heine

Grab’s explication of the Barbarossa sequence and the Hamburg encounters with Hammonia were very insightful. A few of his poems had been set by Franz Schubertnot least for the great posthumously-collected series of songs known as the Schwanengesang.

Here I plotted his way on a historic map of Germany: Heine’s later verse and prose is distinguished by its satirical wit an Christian Johann Heinrich Heine was one of the most significant German poets of the 19th century. Joyful we on earth shall be And we shall starve no more; The rotten belly shall not feed On the fruits of industry. Books by Heinrich Heine.


This page was last edited on 8 Septemberat Heinrich Heine’s two epic poems from the early ‘s, Atta Troll and Deutschland.

Atta Troll and Deutschland, Ein Wintermärchen

The big part of the satire here is that he doesn’t find Germany quite the place he had expected or hoped for. Rest assured, I love the Fatherland just as much as you do.

He takes on in sharp criticism the Prussians, as invaders and occupiers. The one passage that amused me about that Caput was this one: Pressing need of business for an available Emperor? wlntermrchen

Deutschland, ein Wintermärchen

Heines sarkastische Kritik an Gesellschaft, Obrigkeit, Monarchie, Kirche, und Religion zeugt nicht nur von scharfem Verstand sondern auch von beachtenswertem Mut. In Hamburg he goes in to visit his mother. Very interesting reading — and if I were to write this paper I would need to delve more thoroughly into this source.

The subject of the book is his journey in the early s from his exile in France to visit his mother and his publisher in Germany.