In Times of Fading Light by Eugen Ruge translated from the German by Anthea Bell

Eugen Ruge’s novel In Times of Fading Light is a generational saga of a failed state, the story of one how one family lived through the lifespan of the German Democratic Republich (GDR) or East Germany as it’s known in the west. It’s an interesting if not quite compelling story. Narratively the novel is something of a jumble, which any readers may find  a challenge. The book … Continue reading In Times of Fading Light by Eugen Ruge translated from the German by Anthea Bell