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At long last: How Oscar Wilde and the "Jewish Question" are related by reading "The Picture of Dorian Gray"

Dear readers of my blog,

this is only to whet your appetite for what is coming soon. Things have accumulated in the past few weeks, so I need some days to write up what my most recent readings on "poisoned thinking", "poisoned language" and the "poisoned book" from "The Picture of Dorian Gray" amount to.

All best wishes,

Jörg W. Rademacher

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Endlich: Wie Oscar Wilde und die "Judenfrage" verbunden sind beim Lesen von "Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray"

Liebe Leser meines Blogs,

hiermit möchte ich nur Interesse an dem wecken, das bald kommt. In den letzten hat sich vieles gefügt, also brauche ich ein paar Tage, um aufzuschreiben, was meine Leseaktivität zu "vergiftetem Denken", "vergifteter Sprache" und dem "vergifteten Buch" aus "Das Bildnis des Dorian Gray" ergeben hat.

Allerbeste Grüße,

Jörg W. Rademacher



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Remembering and documenting the genesis of the edition-cum-translation of The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890) in 2000

Dear readers of my blog,

while May and June are the main marking season of an active teacher at a German Gymnasium, events in the outside world, even in literature, do not slow down as the year progresses to the phase when it seems difficult to stick to a rhythm established in January. Then all you had to do was try and work according to another plan fed by a bunch of good intentions...

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Jörg W. Rademacher (*1962), born and bred in Westphalia. Attended university at Münster, Dundee and Lille. State exam in 1988. Ph.D. In 1993. Scholar, language teacher as well as writer and translator at Münster until 2002. Since 2002 secondary school teacher, writer and translator in East Frisia. Working on Wilde since 1988. Publishing on Wilde since 2000 as biographer and editor and translator, on a regular basis with Elsinor Verlag since 2012, since 2015 also editor and translator of Oscar Wilde calendars.

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