Isak Dinesen Questions and Answers

Isak Dinesen

Dinesen's story is divided into two parts, contained by a frame, in which the stories are related by a storyteller named Mira Jama. In the first part, a extremely pious young man named Saufe...

Latest answer posted June 24, 2021, 1:47 pm (UTC)

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Isak Dinesen

“The Fat Man" is a short story written by Danish writer Isak Dinesen (pseudonym of Danish baroness Karen Blixen), which was published in her 1977 collection of eleven short stories, Carnival:...

Latest answer posted September 30, 2021, 8:27 am (UTC)

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Isak Dinesen

In Studies in Short Fiction, Bruce Bassoff identifies "The Ring" as an instance of Dinesen's contention that human beings answer "a native urge towards transcendence." Further, Bassoff states that...

Latest answer posted February 4, 2015, 11:11 am (UTC)

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Isak Dinesen

Isak Denison is the pen name used by Karen Blixen, a Danish author. Her first book, which was finished in 1933, was Seven Gothic Tales. She had difficulty finding a publisher, but in 1934, it was...

Latest answer posted June 12, 2019, 12:34 pm (UTC)

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