Robert Musil (1880-1942)
The Man Without Qualities, was a complex ‘story of ideas’ published in three parts between 1920 and 1942. Although he was nominated for the Nobel Prize and greatly admired by contemporary writers, Musil never gained commercial popularity and was often bitter about those writers who had found success.
Monday, 31 December 2012
They died in 1942 -- 7: Robert Musil
Seventh in the series of twelve mini-biographies of notable authors and creators whose works fall into the public domain in life-plus-70 copyright jurisdictions is Robert Musil, described here by guest contributor Miriam Levenson: