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During her stay she taught English, and also found time to act in a Polish television soap opera. But she used her time to also steep herself in the recent history and traditions of the community in which she was living. Listening to the stories of elderly men and women who had survived the horrors of World War Two, she also heard terrifying accounts of the Holocaust, and of the Stalinist oppression which came with the Soviet occupation following the war.
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In her research she also discovered that a Polish immigrant who had married an Irish woman in her native Bray had had his home close to the infamous Auschwitz camp, and that it had been the residence for a time of an occupying SS Commandant. As a result of her experiences, Siofra O'Donovan began to examine the links between Poland and Ireland.
The result was 'Malinski', her first novel. The gift of writing is one which has been evidenced before in the O'Donovan household - her father Donal being the author of a compelling memoir which recounted, amongst other things, his work as a Soviet spy while working as a reporter with The Irish Times at the height of the Cold War.
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He studied, edited and proof-read every word. His eye is as sharp as a hawk's,' she says. But always meeting ourselves. In the winter of , Herzog walked the plus miles from Munich to Paris in the firm belief that this walking pilgrimage would save the life of his friend, the film historian and critic Lotte Eisner, allegedly suffering from a serious illness.
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The walk was as arduous as you might expect, tramping through snow, sleeping in abandoned buildings, and Herzog is his usual heroically gloomy self. The title is the name of an isolated farmhouse in the wilds of the Yorkshire Moors, the home of Heathcliff. Admittedly these journeys are sometimes necessary to further the plot, and of course the servants do at least twice as much walking as the property-owning classes.
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Two men habitually go on long walks through the streets of Vienna and have intense philosophical discussions, often about the nature of walking and the nature of thinking. Google maps clocks it as In de Maistre, a French aristocrat and army officer, was sentenced to forty-two days under house arrest for the crime of dueling. For those forty-two days he walked the length and breadth of his own room, treating it like a strange, newly discovered land, seeing it with new eyes, and also creating a parody of travel writing that is still extremely resonant.