Open Letter to the Occupant of my House Mahlerstrasse 8 in Berlin (1935)

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The expropriation of Lion Feuchtwanger’s house in Berlin in 1933 prompted him to write a sardonic open letter to the subsequent occupants, published in the Pariser Tageblatt in 1935.

Actor Jude Law reading the open letter at Calais Letters Live, a Help Refugees event in 2016

— See also Feuchtwanger und Berlin (Bern: Peter Lang, 2015)

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