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A Hippy Among Communists

Klaus Schlesinger

Translated by Shaun Whiteside

‘In March 1975, thirty years after the collapse of German fascism, N., a student from Berlin – bearded and long-haired – attended a series of lectures at a university on the Baltic coast.’

Klaus Schlesinger

Klaus Schlesinger's (1937 - 2001) books include Michael, Icarus, Berlin's Dream, Life in Winter and Deception.

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Translated by Shaun Whiteside

Shaun Whiteside is a translator of French, Dutch, Italian and German literary works. He sits on the PEN Writers in Translation committee.

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