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Nov: The Magic Mouintain by T. Mann

Hosted by the Consul of the Basel Books and Beyond Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Thu 21 Nov 19:00 - 21:30

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The Magic Mountain (German: Der Zauberberg) is a novel by Protected content Price Laureate Thomas Mann, first published in German in November Protected content . It is widely considered to be one of the most influential works of twentieth-century German literature.

During his seven - year stay in the locked up world of a sanatorium in Swiss Alps, the young Hans Castorp encounters world-obsessed figures who confront him with politics, philosophy but also love, illness and death.

The Magic Mountain is a monumental work of erudition and irony, sexual tension and intellectual ferment, a book that pulses with life in the midst of death.

Come and join us in discussions around the book and topics covered in the book, as well as have some drink and/or casual dinner!