10.ilb - 15.09 bis 26.10.10 - Focus Osteuropa
You are here: Home / Program / Literatures of the World / 2012 / EMMANUEL CARRÈRE [F] DESCRIBES THE FASCINATION OF THE REPULSIVE

EMMANUEL CARRÈRE [F] DESCRIBES THE FASCINATION OF THE REPULSIVE

Sep 13, 2012 07:30 pm
Literatures of the World
Haus der Berliner Festspiele
Main Stage
Author
Host
Speaker Hinrich Schmidt-Henkel
Price 8 Euro / reduced 6 / pupils 4
Ticket informations
Ticket sale online
In “Limonov”, a fictional biography that transcends all genres, Emmanuel Carrère tells the ambiguous story of Edvard Limonov, one of the most contested men in Russia: he seduced minors, was a starving dandy in the USA and Paris, fought as a volunteer in various wars, killed and was sent to jail. His political transformation brought him from the extreme left to the extreme right – to the point of absolving such terms of their meaning.

Filed under: