Narcissus and Goldmund, or Goldmund and Narcissus?

The small, Freiburg-based Verlag Karl Alber, which specializes in philosophy publications, released a novel earlier this year written by Maren Bohm, and the novel is titled “Hermann Hesses wundersame Geschichte”. Bohm is a former high school teacher and has previously written a children’s book and three novels. Bohm’s newest novel starts with a conceit: Bernd […]

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An update on various prizes associated with Hermann Hesse

In the years since Hermann Hesse’s death in 1962, a variety of prizes have been founded to promote or recognize work which furthers the understanding of Hermann Hesse’s writings or to recognize works of other authors generally.  Following is an overview of several of these prizes and their most recent prizewinners. Hermann Hesse Literatur Prize […]

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