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Notes on Thomas Bernhard's Correction

Edwin Turner presents his reflections on Bernhard's novel
Thomas Bernhard
Edwin Turner (Biblioklept) presents 'Three Notes on Thomas Bernhard’s Novel Correction (Plot, Prose, and a Riff)'. Here is a snippet:
Correction reminded me often of Poe’s story “The Fall of the House of Usher.”

Correction reminded me often of W.G. Sebald’s novel Austerlitz, although Correction obviously came first, and Sebald clearly cited Bernhard as an influence.

At some of its rantier points, Correction reminded me of Notes from Underground. [Read More]
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