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Literarischer Salon - In die Ferne reisen
Mediathek Wallis Brig, Tuesday, November 14 at 7:30pm
Dani Mangisch liest „Die Ringe des Saturn“ (1995) von W. G. Sebald
Musik: Speedy

W. G. Sebald wandert durch die einsame Heidelandschaft der englischen Grafschaft Suffolk und stößt immer wieder auf die Spuren wundersamer Geschichten.

Er besichtigt verfallene Landschlösser, erzählt von den Glanzzeiten viktorianischer Schlösser, berichtet aus dem Leben Joseph Conrads, erinnert an die unglaubliche Liebe des Vicomte de Chateaubriand oder spürt dem europäischen Seidenhandel bis China nach.

Dabei handelt es sich bei der Wanderung nicht um eine wirkliche Wallfahrt oder Reise, sondern um eine Gedankenexkursion, ein Sammelsurium von assoziativ verknüpften Spuren des Verfalls und der Zerstörung. (paulstalder)
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