The Glass Bead Game (German: Das Glasperlenspiel, pronounced [das ˈɡlaːspɛʁlənˌʃpiːl] (listen)) is the last full-length novel of the German author Hermann Hesse. It was begun in 1931 and published in Switzerland in 1943 after being rejected for publication in Germany due to Hesse's anti-Fascist views.
- Hermann Hesse
Although the book is called the Glass Bead Game, the game itself is a construct by Hesse that allows for multiple interpretations, and is designed to inspire many symbolic ideas. The game is linked to the minds ability to transform ideas into different symbols, or different meanings.
Bead game may refer to: Bead Game, an animated short by Ishu Patel The Glass Bead Game, the last work of Hermann Hesse The Glass Bead Game (album), the seventh studio album from James Blackshaw
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The Glass Bead Game (German: Das Glasperlenspiel) is the last work and magnum opus of the German author Hermann Hesse. Begun in 1931 and published in Switzerland in 1943, the book was mentioned in Hesse's citation for the 1946 Nobel Prize for Literature. "Glass Bead Game" is a literal translation of the German title.
- Hermann Hesse
- 'Das Glasperlenspiel'
- Richard and Clara Winston
Oct 09, 2020 · The Glass Bead Game (Das Glasperlenspiel) is the last full-length novel of the German author Hermann Hesse. It was first published in German, in 1943. (Full text, multiple formats)
A paragraph in Hesse's 1943 novel The Glass Bead Game states that the term 'magic theater' is another name of the glass bead game itself. The name Steppenwolf has become notable in popular culture for various organizations and establishments. In 1967, the band Steppenwolf, headed by German-born singer John Kay, took their name from the novel.
Hermann Karl Hesse (German: [ˈhɛʁman ˈhɛsə] (); 2 July 1877 – 9 August 1962) was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter.His best-known works include Demian, Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search for authenticity, self-knowledge and spirituality.
A bead is a small, decorative object that is formed in a variety of shapes and sizes of a material such as stone, bone, shell, glass, plastic, wood or pearl and with a small hole for threading or stringing. Beads range in size from under 1 millimetre (0.039 in) to over 1 centimetre (0.39 in) in diameter.
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