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Dutch

Alles is ijdelheid

Claire Goll (author)

Alles is ijdelheid

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Subject
Goll, Claire
Title
Alles is ijdelheid
Author
Claire Goll
Language
Dutch
Original title
La poursuite du vent
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Arbeiderspers, 1989 | Other editions
322 p. : ill.
ISBN
90-295-1847-2

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 14 times in Flemish libraries

About Claire Goll

Claire Goll (born Klara Liliane Aischmann) (29 October 1890 in Nuremberg, Germany – 30 May 1977 in Paris, France) was a German-French writer and journalist; she married the poet Yvan Goll in 1921.

Biography

Goll née Aischmann was born on 29 October 1890 in Nuremberg, Germany. She grew up in Munich.

In 1911 Goll married the publisher Heinrich Studer (1889–1961) and lived with him in Leipzig. In May 1912 she gave birth to their daughter Dorothea Elisabeth, her only child. In 1916 she emigrated in protest of World War I to Switzerland, where she studied at the University of Geneva, became involved in the peace movement, and began to work as a journalist. In 1917 she and Studer divorced, and she met the poet Yvan Goll, to whom she became engaged. At the end 1918, she had an affair with Rainer Maria Rilke and they remained friends until his death. In 1918 she debuted as a writer with the poetry collection Read more on Wikipedia