Embraces stereotypes. • His work risks affirming stereotyped images of a minority , refuses to be merely a means of mediating between two. and the ethnolect Kanak Sprak to some early 20th century German Jews’ revalu- , Turkish-German author Feridun Zaimoģlu introduced Kanak Sprak. Kanak Sprak, a collection of reportages by the Turkish-German author Feridun Zaimoglu issued in , suggests two considerations: on the one hand on the.

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He is a poet and visual artist, and his central themes are the problems of the second and third generation of Turkish immigrants to Germany. Carolin rated it it was ok Feb 22, Demian Smith rated it liked it Feb 25, Nafal rated it it was ok Feb 05, The interviews were also rather similar sprka got old pretty quickly.

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Zaimoglu attempted to “translate” his interviewees’ speech into a kind of modern slang – which was modern in the s and thus very hard to relate to these days. Born in Turkey, Zaimoglu migrated with his parents to Germany in Sarah Pagel rated it liked it Jun 14, Billylooser rated it did not like it Dec 18, Don’t get me wrong, I’m really glad this book exists, but I just wish it was better. Kadir rated it did not like it Jun 10, It’s hard to relate to it when you haven’t experienced the society it talks about.

Oct 10, Yulia rated lanak liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book. While there were some differences between the style, the content was incredibly similar.

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This book is very much rooted in the time it was made and thus got dated very quickly. I gotta say, I had a lot of expectations for this and they weren’t exactly fulfilled.

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Preview — Zprak Sprak by Feridun Zaimoglu. Alex rated it it was ok Dec 30, The thing that throws me the most about this is how it’s situated right at the border of journalistic writing and prose. I’m disappointed because I had high hopes for this experimental immigrant lit thing and then I had to slug through it at a snail’s pace because the interviews are just so same-y and depressing.


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Ryan Thomas rated it really liked spprak Jun 28, Melina Mellinghoff rated it liked it Jun 25, Phew, this book singlehandedly halted my reading progress for over a month even though it’s less than pages. I had to remind myself over and over again that this is not what the people actually said or at least how they said it – it’s how Zaimoglu interpreted that.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. That’s not the point of this book, but I couldn’t help but think that anyway. Jalees Rehman rated it it was amazing Jan 29, Especially the language makes this book seem very far away.