Malina: A Novel

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Lynne Rienner Pub, 1990 - Fiction - 244 pages
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Malina, tells the story of the triangle that forms between herself, the shadowy Malina, and Ivan, the man with whom she is involved. Plunging toward its riveting finale, Malina lays bare the struggle for love and the limits of discourse between women and men.

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User Review  - Vit Babenco - Goodreads

“It's disgusting to put all this misery on the market, just adding to what's already there, these books are all absolutely loathsome. What kind of obsession is this anyway, all this gloom, everything ... Read full review

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Love Bachmann but this book falls apart after the first third. Read full review

Contents

The Cast
1
First Chapter Happy with Ivan
12
Second Chapter The Third Man
113
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

Born in Klagenfurt, Austria on June 25, 1926, Ingeborg Bachmann studied law and philosophy at the universities of Insbruck, Graz, and Vienna. She received her degree, writing a dissertation on Heidegger, from the University of Vienna in 1950. After graduating she became a scriptwriter at Radio Rot-Weis-Rot in Vienna, and in 1953 won the Gruppe 47 Prize for her first collection of poems Die gestundete Zeit (The Mortgage on Borrowed Time). Over the next many years, she produced numerous collections of poetry, fiction, and radio plays, including Anrufung des GroAAen BA[aČA3/4ren (Invocation of the Great Bear) [poetry], the collections of stories Das dreiAAigse Jahr (The Thirtieth Year) and Simultan, and the novel Malina. Green Integer has previously published her early work Letters to Felician.

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