By Dieter Sevin,Christoph Zeller

The impression of Heinrich von Kleist unfolds among unique depictions and ethical extremes. Crystallized in phrases, his characters look as paradigms of human fallibility. Their passions and obsessions, their inadequacies and longings are captured in a writing sort that unearths its impact even in novels and performs of the 20th century. This quantity takes the literary reception of Kleist as certainly one of its focal issues and, moreover, considers the author's oeuvre and his lifestyles at the party of the 2 hundredth anniversary of his death.

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