The Goalkeeper’s Anxiety at the Penalty Kick: Peter Handke


The self-destruction of a soccer goalie turned construction worker who wanders aimlessly around a stifling Austrian border town after pursuing and then murdering, almost unthinkingly, a female movie cashier is mirrored by Handke’s use of direct, sometimes fractured prose that conveys the dislocation and d?j? vu of modern twentieth-century life.

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Author Peter Handke Published by Penguin Classics ISBN 9780241457696 EAN 9780241457696 Bic Code Cover Paperback

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