Transit, by Anna Seghers (1944)

anna seghersClick on the link below to read my review:

  • Transit, by Anna Seghers, tr. by Margot Bettauer Dembo, 2013 (Transit, 1944)

About the book:

  • NYRB Classics, 2013, tr. Margot Bettauer Dembo, 257 p. Goodreads
  • Aufbau Verlag, 2003, 290 p. Goodreads
  • First published  in English in 1944; the German original was first published in the Berliner Zeitung in 1948.
  • Original title: Transit
  • My rating: 5 stars
  • The novel was written between 1941-42, while Seghers was in exile in Mexico.
  • This book was read for German Literature Month VI.
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