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Max Frisch

Max Rudolf Frisch (May 15, 1911 – April 4, 1991) was a Swiss playwright and novelist, regarded as highly representative of German-language literature after World War II. In his creative works Frisch paid particular attention to issues relating to problems of human identity, individuality, responsibility, morality and political commitment. His use of irony is a significant feature of his post-war publications. Frisch was a member of the Gruppe Olten. He was awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature in 1986.

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Max Frisch - Further Reading
... Butler, Michael (1976) The Novels of Max Frisch (London) Butler, Michael (1985) The Plays of Max Frisch (London) Butler, Michael (1994) Andorra, Grant and Cutler ... (1989) Max Frisch Novels, Plays, Essays, The German Library Series, Continuum, New York ...
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... III Title role Shakespeare Leopold Lindtberg Biedermann und die Brandstifter Schmitzi Max Frisch Oskar Wälterlin 1961 Die Echten Sedemunds Der alte Sedemund ...

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    All that remains is the mad desire for present identity through a woman.
    Max Frisch (1911–1991)

    How the devil am I to prove to my counsel that I don’t know my murderous impulses through C.G. Jung, jealousy through Marcel Proust, Spain through Hemingway ... It’s true, you need never have read these authorities, you can absorb them through your friends, who also live all their experiences second-hand. What an age!
    —Max Frisch (1911–1991)

    It must be a moment of great satisfaction in your profession when the bolt is pulled, the noose tightens and you know that your murderer is done for.
    Arnold Phillips, Max Nosseck (1902–1972)