Ein englisches Tagebuch

Name of traveller

Günter Kunert (b. 1929)

Reason for travel

  • guest lecturer at Warwick University during winter 1974-75

Date of travel

winter 1974-75


  • East German author
  • architecture: notes on architecture
  • literature:
    • numerous literary comparisons
    • talks with a local man about German writer Peter Huchel (1903-1981)
  • recreation: low quality of hotels in Wales
  • terrain:
    • descriptions of the landscape
    • oriental character of the name Bangor
  • transport: evaluates travel around Wales as primitive

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Type of publication

diary; travelogue


Kunert, Günther. Ein englisches Tagebuch. Berlin: Aufbau Verlag, 1978. Print.