➮ [Ebook] ➩ Dream Story By Arthur Schnitzler ➺ – E17streets4all.co.uk This wonderful translation of Dream Story will allow a fresh generation of readers to enjoy this beautiful, heartless and baffling novella Dream Story tells how through a simple sexual admission a hus This wonderful translation of Dream Story will allow a fresh generation of readers to enjoy this beautiful, heartless and baffling novella Dream Story tells how through a simple sexual admission a husband and wife are driven apart into rival worlds of erotic intrigue and revenge.
Arthur Schnitzler was an Austrian author and dramatistThe son of a prominent Hungarian Jewish laryngologist Johann Schnitzler and Luise Markbreiter a daughter of the Viennese doctor Philipp Markbreiter , was born in Vienna in the Austro Hungarian Empire, and began studying medicine at the local university in He received his doctorate of medicine in and worked at the Vienna s General Hospital, but ultimately abandoned medicine in favour of writingHis works were often controversial, both for their frank description of sexuality Sigmund Freud, in a letter to Schnitzler, confessed I have gained the impression that you have learned through intuition though actually as a result of sensitive introspection everything that I have had to unearth by laborious work on other persons and for their strong stand against anti Semitism, represented by works such as his play Professor If you re looking for a CBR and CBZ reader Bernhardi and the novel Der Weg ins Freie However, though Schnitzler was Paperback · Dream Story PDF ò himself Jewish, Professor Bernhardi and Fr ulein Else are among the few clearly identified Jewish protagonists in his workSchnitzler was branded as a pornographer after the release of his play Reigen, in which ten pairs of characters are shown before and after the sexual act, leading and ending with a prostitute The furore after this play was couched in the strongest anti semitic terms his works would later be cited as Jewish filth by Adolf Hitler Reigen was made into a French language film in by the German born director Max Oph ls as La Ronde The film achieved considerable success in the English speaking world, with the result that Schnitzler s play is better known there under Oph ls French titleIn the novella, Fr ulein Else , Schnitzler may be rebutting a contentious critique of the Jewish character by Otto Weininger by positioning the sexuality of the young female Jewish protagonist The story, a first person stream of consciousness narrative by a young aristocratic woman, reveals a moral dilemma that ends in tragedyIn response to an interviewer who asked Schnitzler what he thought about the critical view that his works all seemed to treat the same subjects, he replied, I write of love and death What other subjects are there Despite his seriousness of purpose, Schnitzler frequently approaches the bedroom farce in his plays and had an affair with one of his actresses, Adele Sandrock Professor Bernhardi, a play about a Jewish doctor who turns away a Catholic priest in order to spare a patient the realization that she is on the point of death, is his only major dramatic work without a sexual themeA member of the avant garde group Young Vienna Jung Wien , Schnitzler toyed with formal as well as social conventions With his short story Lieutenant Gustl, he was the first to write German fiction in stream of consciousness narration The story is an unflattering portrait of its protagonist and of the army s obsessive code of formal honour It caused Schnitzler to be stripped of his commission as a reserve officer in the medical corps something that should be seen against the rising tide of anti semitism of the timeHe specialized in shorter works like novellas and one act plays And in his short stories like The Green Tie Die gr ne Krawatte he showed himself to be one of the early masters of microfiction However he also wrote two full length novels Der Weg ins Freie about a talented but not very motivated young composer, a brilliant description of a segment of pre World War I Viennese society and the artistically less satisfactory ThereseIn addition to his plays and fiction, Schnitzler meticulously kept a diary from the age of until two days before his death, of a brain hemorrhage in Vienna The manuscript, which runs to almost , pages, is most notable for Schnitzler s cas.
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