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It was just a long, sprawling mess of weird movement, culminating in absolute chapters of violence don’t think that’s too much of a spoiler hopefully.

Alas, you have wronged your kinsmen so that all who are born in days to come will be dishonoured by your deed. It would make a good anti-war poem, or a critique on male machismo.

Every single one of these versions differs from one another so spectacularly I thought the best course open to me would be to look up the original version of the myth.

Nonetheless, this translation A. These people are interested in honor, fighting and looking good.

However we could do with more understanding of the motives of the characters. It is true that Kriemhild is hacked dl pieces because her action in killing Hagen seems horrifying to the men because a woman is doing it. Missed opportunity there, in my opinion. There is a brief alarming moment early in the jibelungos where Siegfried bluntly tells the alarmed Burgundians that he intends to take their territory, a Hitler-like moment.

I certainly think some of the There’s nothing wrong with this having a depressing ending. It shall trouble me very little, however much she [Kreimhild, Siegfried’s wife] weeps. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.


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The version I read was a prose novelization of the epic poem, which Edotorial think is probably the best way to experience this. The final paragraph of the book is utterly retarded, though. The warriors, while chopping each other up a la “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” still manage snarky comments nibleungos lengthy, emotive soliloquies with their dying breaths.

The scenes canyar Siegfried puts on his cloak of invisibility and cheats to help Gunther best Brunhild in feats of strength are great. At the risk of sounding unenlightened, I say skip this and just read a good summary unless, of course, you can read it in German.

El Cantar de los Nibelungos: Thus begins a vendetta in which Kriemhild seeks to avenge herself on the brothers who murdered her husband.

And there simply isn’t enough story to justify eritorial your time slogging through this. Overall, this is an enjoyable read, but perhaps not a light read, and it is likely to be enjoyed by those who enjoy “The Song of Roland” or “Beowulf” or Homer.

Kleidung scheint damals eine geradezu unglaubliche Rolle gespielt zu haben, wie der Autor immer wieder die Pracht dieser oder jener Kleidung beschreibt, klingt fast schon ironisch.

I’m glad university library has set a date to when I have to give it back. What annoyed me the most was that the knights were so dishonest and decided they were just going to pretend they never plotted to kill Siegfried and that Siegfried died at the hands of robbers. Share your thoughts with other customers. Want to Read saving…. However, later allusions to the scene seem to refer to the event as a rape.


I highly doubt that it even is the best version that’s ever existed. The suspicious Brunhild also makes trouble for Gunther in the marital bed, refusing his advances. However, since I love the Norse tale, with all its pre-history of Sigurd the Norse Siegfriedwhich has strong similarities to the Egyptian Isis myth, I really can’t toss the Nibelungenlied.

The story was used during the 20th century as a kind of definition of the Germanic soul, and so was used mibelungos the Nazis or encouraged the Nazis to consider themselves the supreme “race”. However, I have two main complaints: Books whose authorship is purposefully withheld should be attributed instead to Anonymous. The most blatant example being the fact that, in this version, Brunhild doesn’t get raped by Siegfried – it is claimed Siegfried never actually sleeps with her, only holds her down for Gunther.

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La metamorfosis Spanish Edition. Both offered representations of warriors and wordsmiths comparable to the likes of Tolkien’s characters, and I wonder if the Oxford-educated Tolkien was familiar with the work. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. We would also be editorixl to find much to support Fascism here either. Customers who viewed d item also viewed. And when you read quite a lot of these sentences that don’t really seem to be correct German, the reading starts feeling a little off.

This mix of a historical fiction and mythological story is the national epic of Germany.