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It has shared the fate of German politics and history: Eso no cuesta mucho. The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum, or: La donna risponde con verlorenne atto di violenza alla violenza diffamatoria della stampa e delle istituzioni, e dopo aver riscattato il suo onore perdutosi costituisce.

It all begins with a murder I’m not sure this may be considered a spoiler, because it comes in the first pages of the novel: Her life was not exposed to outside world till now, except to the intrusions of a certain gentleman-visitor; but, interrogated and kathaeina, it became the indispensable headline of NEWS! How about us having a bang for a start?

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum (Die Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum) (1975)

But I didn’t find any. I revisited this book recently; it still retains its power. So, if I’m wrong somewhere in saying something then please consider it as a very innocent mistake on my part, though I don’t think there would be anything of that sort. The writer also talks about how at that time journalists and police, had a lot of power in their hands, police was not afraid to turn violent and journalists were ruthless when it came to digging up information on someone and to come up with stories.


There is no end to this kind of story, though.

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum

The police read her mail, examine her reading and spending habits, record her phone conversations, keep constant surveillance on Goetten and anyone he contacts. They conjure fantasies with mathematical precision, reinterpreting Blum’s actions as conspiratorial: Die Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum oder: To put pressure on Katharina, the press — in the form kafharina the tabloid, die Zeitung — with assistance from the police set in motion a black propaganda campaign against diee.

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Notify me of new comments via email. It’s a lethal piece of writing that questioned the absolute freedom granted to press. This way, the narrator is dependent on characters and the information they impart, becoming a researcher and critic of his source material.

The short chapters, some so short they ran for less than a page, were blkm seconds of a clock, making for a narrative of suspense and well-timed revelations. That moment was Germany in the s. For example, the advances mentioned in the foregoing paragraph [of the novel, i. The press makes everything blu in a different light, distorts the statements and facts, issues far-fetched suppositions, with no concern for the individual whose life they are destroying.

We put our faith on institutions, rules, and ethics which to be true have been made many times and destroyed many times instead of ourselves. But that doesn’t mean, I didn’t enjoy the story, I really did.

Artists lost their inspiration because they were controlled, those who were verloreen to be going against the ktharina were watched.


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The idea of having the story run over a compressed period of time, interspersed with flashbacks, is similar though. There actually was a terribly claustrophobic atmosphere behind that wall, things were repressive and quite boring, only one thing, the life of the people was secured.

The day I write this review, coincides with two events: Katharina, an intelligent boum hard-working girl who comes from a disjointed family, is brought in the spotlight after her brief association with a man considered a bank robber.

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The 21 Best Album Re-Issues of And that is one way we turn innocents into criminals, turn against them, destroy them and bring out the beast in them. The blurb of this book is very accurate and aptly put, so I don’t want to add anything here.

Tra le tante, una storia lo colpisce in modo particolare: Surely a cie press does not mean journalists are free to do what they like with a complete disregard to truth and the consequences that salacious and fallacious reporting may have on the individuals in question.

The prolonged nature of the kathariina was explained by the fact that Katharina Blum was remarkably meticulous in checking the entire wording and in having every sentence read aloud to her as it was committed to the record. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.