Past Events

Past EventsSunday, March 5

Reading Group: Imre Kertesz

Naomi Lightman

Fatelessness, the title of Imre Kertesz’s novel, refers to what he calls “the dreary trap of linearity”. Having to accept one event after the other, powerlessly, is what befalls Georgy, a fourteen year old boy confronted with his Jewishness, the camps and their aftermath.

 

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