By Brenda Ueland,Fridtjof Nansen,Eric Utne,Per Egil Hegge
New York urban in 1929. they'd a quick love affair and a yr lengthy correspondence until eventually his demise. Brenda, My Darling provides Nansen’s letters to Ueland, (hers to him are misplaced) and a sampling of Ueland’s released paintings and unpublished diaries. Nansen’s love letters are the most passionate, candid and eloquent within the English language.
From the Foreword, via Nansen biographer according to Egil Hegge:
“These love letters from Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland make for compelling examining. Nansen’s fiery confessions of his nice love for Ueland could were thought of semi-pornographic just a part century in the past. The Norwegian announcing “when the outdated apartment catches fireplace, it burns with nice heat,” absolutely applies. yet, as the letters are so earnest, so excessive and so fantastically written, it really is extra acceptable to categorise them as literature - a real love song...”
Read Online or Download Brenda, My Darling: The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland PDF
Similar biographies & memoirs of authors books
Ani's Asylum is a real tale a couple of Tibetan Buddhist refugee fictitiously referred to as "Ani. " After escaping from Chinese-occupied Tibet, Ani finally arrives in Northern California to hunt shelter for herself and her daughter. Ani's instructor, the eminent Arjia Rinpoche, introduces her to the writer. the 2 girls shuttle the trail towards asylum jointly.
While, in 1968, 19-year-old Tressa Bowers took her child daughter to knowledgeable on deaf young children, he stated that Alandra was once “stone deaf,” she probably could by no means be ready to speak, and he or she most likely wouldn't get a lot of an schooling due to her conversation obstacles. Tressa refused to just accept this stark review of Alandra’s clients.
Queste sono le memorie di una “cimice”: così infatti l’Italia fascista definiva apertamente gli sloveni, “figli di nessuno” in line with un 4to di secolo. Sono i ricordi di un ragazzo derubato della sua cultura. Di un prigioniero che lotta in keeping with sopravvivere. Di un marito e padre aspro e intenso. Di un uomo libero.
Christa Wolf (1929–2011) wuchs in der Zeit des Faschismus auf, ihr Weg ins Erwachsenenleben verlief parallel zum Entstehen einer sozialistischen Gesellschaft in der DDR. Früh wurde sie mit ihren Büchern, Reden und Aufsätzen zu einer moralischen Leitfigur – auch im Westen. Nach der Wende geriet sie jedoch als «Staatsdichterin» in die Kritik.
- Loving Robert Lowell (The Sandra Hochman Collection)
- Susan Sontag: Die frühen New Yorker Jahre (German Edition)
- Crossing Paths With the Poet of the Sun
- One and Only: The Untold Story of On the Road and LuAnne Henderson, the Woman Who Started Jack Kerouac and Neal Cassady on Their Journey
Additional resources for Brenda, My Darling: The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland
Brenda, My Darling: The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland by Brenda Ueland,Fridtjof Nansen,Eric Utne,Per Egil Hegge