04 Oct 2010. I am Comrade-in-Chief of going on. Sasa Stanisic, Writer: Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published I've never experienced a voice that was this unique, perhaps even experimental, that didn't eventually become tiring on the reader. Paperback. A delightful and uproarious scene about a man discovering his wife in the act of making him a cuckold and the crazy little associative details given by the narrator (involving copies of "Das Kapital" and a Hemingway novel) and then the possessed trail of revenge taken by the cuckold. I chose historical fiction as a shelf for this book. Add to Watchlist. Ilmainen toimitus yli 39,90 euron tilauksiin. by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Published May 26th 2008 There are nice bits about being a boy growing up in a relatively unsophisticated town. After the first 3 chapters I didn't think I was going to enjoy this. Showing all 0 items Jump to: Release Dates (0) Also Known As (AKA) (0) Release Dates It looks like we don't have any release dates for this title yet. by Ayrıntı Yayınları, Published June 11th 2009 Merk dir das, Aleksandar, sagte Opa ernst, als er mir den Hut aufsetzte, merk dir das und denk dir die Welt schöner aus. $24.57 Altes Land (German Edition) Dorte Hansen. [The only account of a fishing expedition that I have ever read and really enjoyed. After the first hundred or so pages, the book improved-- there are a couple of chapters near the end that are downright heartshattering-- but it remained a little too precious, and the characters too underdeveloped for my taste. (Considerazioni in italiano a seguire) Aleksandar is a boy between 8 and 14, who lives in Višegrad, goes to school, loves fishing and spending his days with friends like any other child in the world. I hate the shots in the night and the bodies, I chose historical fiction as a shelf for this book. A delightful and uproarious scene about a man discovering his wife in the act of making him a cuckold and the crazy little associative details given by the narrator (involving copies of "Das Kapital" a. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. War aside, the author simply captures a child's perception of a tragic occurrence with poetic beauty. by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, Published 2008 US$14.90. Heart-rending. EINLEITUNG Sowohl der kulturwissenschaftliche als auch der … Be the first to add the plot. ANHANG: DEUTSCH-SCHREIBENDE AUTOREN MIT WURZELN AUS DEM EX-JUGOSLAWISCHEN RAUM 8. Sasa Stanisic. See complete list of in-production titles on IMDbPro Add Image Add an image. The last chapter is very clever as well, all the things left unfinished (which he painted always with something left out so it was wilfully incomplete) he is determined finally to restore, but you realise that some aren't ever really started, some become finished by dint of the movement of time and history (Yugoslavia is finished as a country not just without Slovenia & Croatia in his painting, but all 6 republics breaking away into independence). Get this from a library! The story is quietly told. View production, box office, & company info Production Notes from IMDbPro. by RM Buch und Medien, Published 2009 “Missing someone, they say, is self-centered. Sometimes so quickly that I didn't realize that Aleks was talking about things as horrifying as they were. The best contemporary novel that I've read. LITERATURVERZEICHNIS 100 103 106 107 143 171 184 195 198 206 210 212 226 227 227 229 232 242 249 259 263 . Erzählungen (2016) München: Luchterhand Literaturverlag, 2016. Saša Stanišić (7. maaliskuuta 1978 Višegrad) on saksalainen kirjailija. Terribly poignant stuff. by Grove Press. US$16.05. by Alfaguara, Published August 2008 by Grove Press, Published 2008 Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert Drama. I bet it will go up at some point. Publisher Synopsis 'Sasa Stanisic's inventive flourishes...inject the novel with a breezy bravado.' After the first 3 chapters I didn't think I was going to enjoy this. A review I wrote for elsewhere--I don't really want to bother capsuling it: The real magic of this work is the writing. by Fraktura, Published October 22nd 2015 Bosnia’s Magical Realism Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone) By Sasa Stanisic 320 pages, Munich: … Paperback. Details about WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT By Sasa Stanisic **BRAND NEW** ~ BRAND NEW!! by Anthea Bell, Grove Press, 2008). by Luchterhand Hardcover, Published 2014 Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. After that I was fully buying into the child's voice of imaginative, quirky associations of things that adults leave behind once they grow up. 2017 Wie der Soldat das Grammofon Repariert | Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe. Sasa Stanisic. Aleksander and his family escape from the madness to Germany. Plot. Sasa Stanisic was born on March 7, 1978 in Visegrad, Republic of Srpska, Bosnia-Herzegovina. by Stock, Published July 2013 I hate the shots in the night and the bodies in the river, and I hate the way you don't hear the water when a body hits it, I hate being so far away from everything, from strength and from courage; I hate myself for hiding out at our old school, and i hate my eyes because they can't see exactly who's being pushed into the deep water and shot there, or maybe even shot while falling. Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stanišić, Saša, 1978-Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. I'm only on p. 118 or so but when I put it down, I don't long to go back to it. I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! by Frassinelli, Published 2008 Strange about this book: when I am reading it, I think it's gorgeous. Even so, I must give props to the author's storytelling skill. I find it hard to buy into child narrators because usually the voice written for them is too literary, their perspective too adult for me to buy into that this is a child talking. 3.9 out of 5 stars 26. If I were a magician who could make things possible, we'd be able to understand all languages every evening between eight and nine. If I were a magician who could make things possible, we'd be really brave.". US$14.45. Mind you, it became wearing when the kid reached adulthood but still thought and observed like a child, even though it's an act of trying to reclaim the past of his uprooted childhood that has been ravaged by civil war. by Grove Press, Published 2009 Paperback. I'm not hungry for it but I admire it when I do read it. Exuberant. by Luchterhand Literaturverlag, Published May 26th 2009 He has recently written a play, performed in Graz, where he was named writer in residence. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. ISBN: 978-3-630-87242-1 € 20.00 [D] 21 May 2009. Refresh and try again. Sometimes I had a hard time figuring out what was going on. Other links. $20.81 Herzfaden. by Grove Press. ABSTRACT en This link goes to a English section de This link goes to a Korean section This article argues that Vor dem Fest, Saša Stanišić’s second novel, represents a continuation of the author's attempt, begun in his 2006 debut, Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert, to write about ‘sad things, positively’. But chapter 4 completely turned round my opinion. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (2006) Vor dem Fest (2014) Fallensteller. There is no ranting or raving or choosing side or condemnations. Stanišić's great love for Yugoslavia shines and of course it makes me reflect sadly on what was lost. Meillä on miljoonia kirjoja, löydä seuraava lukuelämyksesi tänään! So I’ve read both, ARC and definitive book and they are the same, How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone by Sasa Stanisic (Trans. If I were a magician who could make things possible, all dams would keep their promises. He tells stories that he can't finish. Wie Der Soldat Das Grammofon Repariert. Editorial reviews. Add to basket. I takes place in the former country of Yugoslavia. 4.3 out of 5 stars 92. Saša Stanišić, 'Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert': Reinscribing Bosnia, or: Sad Things, Positively . WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT By Sasa Stanisic **BRAND … directed by Beata Anna Schmutz | Diverse. It looks like we don't have any Plot Summaries for this title yet. I especially enjoyed the last third of the book. Start by marking “How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Truly amazing -- will have you laughing and crying and amazed at the talent of this young author! it had a bit of an. When his grandfather dies, Aleks channels his storytelling talent to help with his grief. As a child, Aleksander is imaginative and surrounded by a large and supportive family. Because of the author's writing style--the story shifts in perspective and time--I think I would have liked it best if I could have read without many interruptions. Snort-provoking. I tried reading it again recently, restarted from the beginning, and it is still as difficult to read as it was the last time I tried, but I persevered on and finally managed to finish it. Get More From IMDb. 14 Jun 2016. Saša Stanišić, 'Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert': Reinscribing Bosnia, or: Sad Things, Positively / Brigid Haines. The Drina features solidly in the book as well and it is probably the best love story about the river since Ivo Andric. Add to basket. The Drina features solidly in the book as well and it is probably the best love story about the river. 2016 Angst – Die Geschichte der Unbarmherzigkei t | MUV - Kleist Forum, Frankfurt (Oder) directed by Hannes langer | Diverse . I find it hard to buy into child narrators because usually the voice written for them is too literary, their perspective too adult for me to buy into that this is a child talking. $14.00 Annette, ein Heldinnenepos. I liked the first half of the book much better than the second. by Livre de Poche, Published 2007 Stanisic writes of his boyhood growing up in Bosnia before and during the war, but it's not your typical "war story," rather it's a heart-wrenching, hilarious account of an imaginative childhood that happens to include a war. Arabic (native language) | English (fluent) | German (fluent) SKILLS . : (Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert 2010 ) Limba: germană, Legare: Copertă tare, Număr pagini: 442, Editura: btb Verlag, Autor: Sasa Stanisic, ISBN-13: 9783442741694, Data emiterii: 2010 Here though, the beauty of the writing continually expands with the story. Can't wait for his next book! Farcical. The ex-professional footballer who's career has been finished by a leg amputation after fighting in the war. I could only read in small doses though, as my mind wanders off after 10 pages. There are awful bits, barely understood as seen through the eyes of a young boy. The first written by a young Aleksander living in the Bosnian town of Visegrad was humorous, insightful and full of great writing. Added to Watchlist. I started this book last November, read about 30 pages and stopped. However, I think the narrative skipped around way too much. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (Kindle Edition) Published March 11th 2009 by Luchterhand Literaturverlag Kindle Edition, 320 pages 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,047. Djela. Condition: Brand New. The scenes about the war are very subtle, most probably because Aleksander chose to leave things "unfinished", so you never really get how gruesome the war can be, as I think he blocks a lot of it out, or describes it in bits and pieces. He fled the country to Germany during the war when he was 14. Release Info. Als der Bürgerkrieg in den 90er Jahren Bosnien heimsucht, flieht der junge Aleksandar mit seinen Eltern in den Westen. Look up the German to English translation of burlesk in the PONS online dictionary. I started this book last November, read about 30 pages and stopped. After the first hundred or so pages, the book improved-- there are a couple of chapters near the end that are downright heartshattering-- but it remained a, I remember feeling really excited about the potential of this book when I first picked it up in the bookstore, but when I actually started to read it in earnest, I found myself disappointed. I read this book really fast. I tried reading it again recently, restarted from the beginning, and it is still as difficult to read as it was the last time I tried, but I persevered on and finally managed to finish it. Anybody who has left their homeland only to return an accidental stranger will ache at Aleksander’s homecoming. We’d love your help. Paperback. The death of Slavko, beloved grandfather of Aleks, gives us a first clue of what the novel is about, the necessity of coping with loss and endings. Hinta: 13,6 €. [mentor Car Prijić, Milka]. I remember feeling really excited about the potential of this book when I first picked it up in the bookstore, but when I actually started to read it in earnest, I found myself disappointed. This author was born and lived in Visegrad, Bosnia/Herzegovina. Be the first to contribute! I support furthermore and etcetera!”, Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize Nominee for comic fiction (2009), Magnesia Litera Nominee for Translation (Litera za překladovou knihu) (2012), Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Nominee for Longlist (2009), Deutscher Buchpreis (German Book Prize) Nominee for Shortlist (2006), Bremer Literaturpreis for Förderpreis (2007), Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize (2009), How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone, by Sasa Stanisic, 'The Office of Historical Corrections' and the Power of the Short Story. I would characterize, Let me over-generalize for a second and say there are two kinds of novels: the ones we read for the plot (", people very curious about the former yugoslavia, i don't even know who else, this is about a kid living through the conflict in the former yugoslavia & sharing his stories of living through the war via a series of reminiscences that sound a lot like parables. Die wertvollste Gabe ist die Erfindung, der größte Reichtum die Fantasie. Quick & Free Delivery in 2-14 days ~ Be the first to write a review. Ich zweifelte an der Zauberei, aber ich hatte keine Zweifel an meinem Opa. LANGUAGES / ACCENTS & DIALECTS. Filozofski fakultet u Zagrebu, Department of German Language and Literature. For those who have ever visited Bosnia or are from there, the sites, sounds, and people will strike a true chord that will leave you longing to return. Be the first to ask a question about How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone. He searches desperately for Asija, a girl he met in a stairwell in a crowded building as Serbian soldiers looted and destroyed. There is no ranting or raving or choosing side or condemnations. I takes place in the former country of Yugoslavia. WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT By Sasa Stanisic **BRAND NEW** Item Information. 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I could only read in small doses though, as my mind wanders off after 10 pages. Being finished should be stopped! This novel struck me as by-the-numbers magical realism, with a dash of socialist kitsch and a couple of scenes ripped wholesale out of a Kusturica film. Magazine şi preţuri - Carti Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert (2010) 61,00 RON! Published May 6th 2009 It's about an interesting time, the war in the Balkans recently, and the young protagonist is funny and observant. The time line also seems rather skewed, it yo-yos back and forth from the present to the past, and back again that it sometimes takes a while to grasp what is happening. IM ROMAN WIE DER SOLDAT DAS GRAMMOFON REPARIERT 6. 15.9k Followers, 1,174 Following, 515 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Saša Stanišić (@howtowaitforalongtime) Thought-provoking. Abstract. To see what your friends thought of this book. Sasa Stanisic. Before the Feast. This is beautiful writing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Abstract: A fresh, poignant and very funny novel about a young child caught up in the Bosnian conflict. | Adlibris For those who have ever visited Bosnia or are from there, the sites, sounds, and people will strike a true chord that will leave you longing to return. Poignant. But chapter 4 completely turned round my opinion. Needs lots of concentration tho. This is an outstanding novel! US$15.31. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. Published June 10th 2008 Flowers without weeds growing around them. SCHLUSSFOLGERUNG 7. Lähetetään 3 arkipäivässä. $16.87 How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone. Jak voják opravuje gramofon (Wie der Soldat das Grammophon repariert: Roman). Danielle Evans was just 26 when she released her short story collection Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self in 2010, a multi-award-winning... For young Aleksandar - the best magician in the non-aligned states and painter of unfinished things - life is endowed with a mythic quality in the Bosnian town of Višegrad, a rich playground for his imagination. How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone. It tells the story of Aleksander Krsmanovic, a young Bosnian boy whose family is forced to emigrate to the town of Essen in Germany during the war. by Phoenix, Published June 12th 2008 He relives his childhood, memories of his grandfather, the fall of Communism, his inability to cope with death and war. Emerging German-Language Novelists of the Twenty-First Century, Pages: 105 - 118 . 01 Jul 2008. Delectable. I'm against things being over. Osta kirja Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert Sasa Stanisic (ISBN 9783442741694) osoitteesta Adlibris.fi. Hardcover. Be the first to contribute! There are awful bits, barely understood as seen through the eyes of a young boy. Welcome back. Know what this is about? This was a very interesting novel. The story is quietly told. Showing all 0 items Jump to: Summaries. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Since I often start and stop reading, I had to reacquaint myself often. It looks like we don't have a Synopsis for this title yet. But overall, this book is an okay read. muu, 2010. by Jāņa Rozes apgāds, Published 2007 I LOVED THIS BOOK!!! This novel struck me as by-the-numbers magical realism, with a dash of socialist kitsch and a couple of scenes ripped wholesale out of a Kusturica film. Diploma Thesis. Shadows of people under a streetlamp without any people being there. The story is in two parts. I’ve read it actually twice during last year, first as ARC which I was aiming to keep in my permanent collection but then I received definitive copy which is staying (actually it’s already taken from me) in PC. Refresh and try again. Wie der Soldat das Grammofon repariert. “I'm against endings. Mouth-watering. The beginning started out great, but it gradually felt like I was reading narrations of someone's dreams; where it is very disconnected and scattered about all over the place, with no visible flow, and sometimes quite nonsensical.