Breon Mitchell is Professor of Germanic Studies and Comparative Literature at Indiana University and Director of its Lilly Library.
 (April 2012)

Helmut Frielinghaus: Words in Farewell

Helmut Frielinghaus, who died on January 29, was for many years Günter Grass’s editor. His round back. His stubbornness, that he kept to himself. His freedom, asking only for a bit of space that flourished beyond publishing houses. The author’s editor has …