Find the best quotes by Elfriede Jelinek.
I have the feeling it will influence my future writing to the extent that without any material worries I could develop a greater ease, even…
As is said about most writers: on the one hand all I ever did from when I was a child was read, and I was…
The government has once again made the right socially acceptable.
My plays are made up of long monologues, which is similar to prose working with the language.
It could draw from a greater reservoir of freedom. The irony could develop an even greater ease.
I would gladly do it but I am suffering from social phobia. I cannot manage being in a crowd of people.
I think isolation is one of the greatest problems, an ever-growing obstacle to political solidarity.
I do not want to have the feeling of writing ‘for eternity,’ so to speak.
I cannot stand public attention, I just can’t. Of course, if I may I might write something instead.
My training in music and composition then led me to a kind of musical language process in which, for example, the sound of the words…
Eroding solidarity paradoxically makes a society more susceptible to the construction of substitute collectives and fascisms of all kinds.
I do not fight against men, but against the system that is sexist.
The problem is that it is difficult to translate.
Literature that keeps employing new linguistic and formal modes of expression to draft a panorama of society as a whole while at the same time…
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