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Hermann Hesse (1877)

Hesse was German novelist and poet who wrote about the individual's search for spiritual fulfillment, often through mysticism. His major works include Siddhartha and Steppenwolf. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1946. At around the time of his death in 1962, his novels began to enjoy a revival of popularity due to their association with some of the themes of the 1960s counterculture movement. What fellow German writers did Hesse help to escape from the Nazis? More...
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Hermann Hesse (1877)
Hesse was German novelist and poet who wrote about the individual's search for spiritual fulfillment, often through mysticism. His major works include Siddhartha and Steppenwolf. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1946. At around the time of his death in 1962, his novels began to enjoy a revival of popularity due to their association with some of the themes of the 1960s counterculture movement.
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140 years have passed and we still remember you, Hermann!
Thank you for some of the most memorable pages that I have ever read! II still love The Glass Bead Game.
Live on in young people's hearts and minds and help them dream a better world!
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Would like to know what influence or luck that gives Nobel for Literature, Peace, Economics etc. Why Somerset Maugham or for that matter some of the literary genius have not got it?
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