Tag Archives: Hans Fallada

Resistance Is Not Futile

In response to my post last week on the 10th anniversary of the American publication of Hans Fallada’s heartbreaking novel¬†Every Man Dies Alone,¬†TBTP reader Lincoln S. reminded me about the real life story of brother and sister Hans and Sophie … Continue reading

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Every Man Dies Alone

Until ten years ago Hans Fallada was a forgotten German novelist who had a moderately successful career until the rise of the Nazis. When he died in a sanatorium in 1947, Fallada was struggling with a long term addiction to … Continue reading

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