Elfriede Jelinek

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  • The Woman Of The Room Window Of A Mirror

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    haute-couture dress, a school-leaving present” (Jelinek 235). Grammatically, there are three interpretations of this sentence. First, there is the surface meaning that the dress is Sophie’s graduation present. There are also two other readings: Sophie’s spinning and admiring of herself in the mirror is a present, for Rainer or for herself. For most of the book, Sophie is in a way, as Rainer describes her through the window, “Enveloped in absolute soundlessness” (Jelinek 235). Her perspective makes scant appearance

  • Marciniak Play

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    coincidence but the result of an artistic plan. It refers to the spectacle directed by Ewelina Marciniak, which was based on texts by the Austrian Nobel Prize winner Elfriede Jelinek. The play has treated the relationship kat - sacrifice, torture, including sex. "Death and the Maiden I-V. Drama Princesses" is a series of scenic miniatures Jelinek, whose protagonists are female characters and myths of womanhood from the world of fairy tales and pop culture. The author has taken the issue of women and femininity

  • Amazon : The World 's Largest Online Store

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    Introduction: Amazon.com is the world’s largest online store that provides access to online shoppers worldwide. In 1994, Jeff Bezos started this in his garage with the name of Cadabra. It was given its present name in 1995. Its headquarter is in Seattle Washington according to the statistics of 2012, 88,400 employees are working in the office and its revenue is about 61.09 billion US dollars. Firstly starting as an online book store, it developed itself as the largest online store of DVDs, software