Keeper of the Protocols: The Works of Jens Bjorneboe in the Crosscurrents of Western Literature

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"Keeper of the Protocols" illuminates the work of one of Norway's dominant post-war literary figures. Jens Bjorneboe is seen as a consciously European writer, and the book traces the influence and congruence in his works with other European writers and thinkers of international stature: Kafka, Strindberg, Brecht, Sartre, Camus, and Conrad. This book also traces Bjorneboe's trajectory as a former painter with highly esthetic concerns, to his most lasting literary works, which balance an existential and mystic view with ...

Keeper of the Protocols: The Works of Jens Bjorneboe in the Crosscurrents of Western Literature 1996, Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820430379

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