Who is Stefan Zweig?

  • (noun): Austrian writer (1881-1942).
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Stefan Zweig

Stefan Zweig (; November 28, 1881 – February 22, 1942) was an Austrian novelist, playwright, journalist and biographer. At the height of his literary career, in the 1920s and 1930s, he was one of the most famous writers in the world.

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Books On Stefan Zweig
... Elizabeth Allday, Stefan Zweig A Critical Biography, J ... Stefan and Lotte Zweig's South American Letters New York, Argentina and Brazil, 1940-42 ... Alberto Dines, Morte no Paraíso, a Tragédia de Stefan Zweig, Editora Nova Fronteira 1981, (rev ...
Austrian Holocaust Memorial Award - Presentations
24, 2007 at the Austrian consulate in Rio de Janeiro for his effort to establish Casa Stefan Zweig, a museum devoted to Stefan Zweig in Petropolis, and his book Morte no paraíso, a trag ...
New York Review Books - Titles in The NYRB Classics Series
... Patrick Leigh Fermor Beware of Pity by Stefan Zweig The Big Clock by Kenneth Fearing Black Sun The Brief Transit and Violent Eclipse of Harry Crosby by Geoffrey Wolff Blood on the Forge ... Baker Chaos and Night by Henry de Montherlant Chess Story by Stefan Zweig The Child by Jules Vallès The Chrysalids by John Wyndham Clandestine in Chile by Gabriel Garc ... Fiction by Francis Wyndham Confusion by Stefan Zweig Conquered City by Victor Serge Contempt by Alberto Moravia Conundrum by Jan Morris Corrigan by Caroline Blackwood The ...
Richard Strauss - Life and Works - Works - Opera
... Die schweigsame Frau (1934), was composed with Stefan Zweig as librettist Friedenstag (1935–6) and Daphne (1937) both had a libretto by Joseph Gregor and ... by Clemens Krauss, although the genesis for it came from Stefan Zweig and Joseph Gregor ...

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    But the creative person is subject to a different, higher law than mere national law. Whoever has to create a work, whoever has to bring about a discovery or deed which will further the cause of all of humanity, no longer has his home in his native land but rather in his work.
    Stefan Zweig (18811942)

    In history, the moments during which reason and reconciliation prevail are short and fleeting.
    —Stefan Zweig (18811942)