By Heinrich Boll
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Extra resources for Ansichten eines Clowns (Methuen's Twentieth Century German Texts with english commentary)
Böll has claimed that ‘es wurde… sichtbar, daß eigentlich die Kreise, die die größte Schuld am Heraufkommen der Nazis hatten, also Industrielle und Großbürgertum…unbeschädigt den Krieg überstanden hatten’ (Wintzen, p. 9). It is precisely these circles that are the source of Hans’s anger which is frequently directed, particularly in the important discussion with his father in Chapter 15 concerning ‘percentages’, at some of the more unjust aspects of capitalism. Moreover Böll places the people of whom Hans is critical in a clearly defined, real locale.
79) indicates this. This sets in motion a complex merging sequence which Böll holds together with remarkable skill. As Hans watches Marie he has a memory of his brother Leo and remembers their very different 28 ANSICHTEN EINES CLOWNS reactions to their father’s mistress, and then he returns to Marie again. In one complex, almost cinematic moment, a whole set of shifting, differing relationships is brought together. The observation is remarkably close and creates a real sense of the detail of experience.
Ich habe dem Katholizismus große Sympathien entgegengebracht, sogar noch, als Marie mich vor vier Jahren zum ersten Mal mit in diesen »Kreis fortschrittlicher Katholiken« nahm; es lag ihr daran, mir intelligente Katholiken vorzuführen, und natürlich hatte sie den Hintergedanken, ich könnte eines Tages konvertieren (diesen Hintergedanken haben alle Katholiken). Schon die ersten Augenblicke in diesem Kreis waren fürchterlich. Ich war damals in einer sehr schwierigen Phase meiner Entwicklung als Clown, noch keine zweiundzwanzig alt und trainierte den ganzen Tag.
Ansichten eines Clowns (Methuen's Twentieth Century German Texts with english commentary) by Heinrich Boll