Broch, Hermann

(1886-1951)
   Austrian writer. Born in Vienna, he went to Realschule and was later given a vocational training. In 1909 he married and converted to Catholicism. He studied at the University of Vienna, while director of the family factory. He commenced his trilogy, Die Schlafwandler, in 1927. He then worked on a religious novel. His most important work is Der Tod des Vergil which was written in American exile.

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  • BROCH, HERMANN — (1886–1951), Austrian novelist and essayist. Broch was born in Vienna into a Jewish industrialist family. He was educated privately with the intention of getting an administrative position in his father s textile factory. It was not until he was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Broch, Hermann — born Nov. 1, 1886, Vienna died May 30, 1951, New Haven, Conn., U.S. German writer. A student of physics, mathematics, and philosophy, Broch published his first major work, The Sleepwalkers (1931–32), when he was in his 40s. A trilogy tracing the… …   Universalium

  • Broch, Hermann — ► (1886 1951) Novelista austríaco. Autor de Los sonámbulos (1932), La muerte de Virgilio (1945), Los inocentes (1950). * * * (1 nov. 1886, Viena, Austria–30 may. 1951, New Haven, Conn., EE.UU.). Escritor alemán. Estudiante de física, matemáticas… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Broch — Broch, Hermann …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hermann Broch — Hermann Broch, 1909 Hermann Broch (* 1. November 1886 in Wien; † 30. Mai 1951 in New Haven/Connecticut) war ein österreichischer Schriftsteller …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hermann — Hermann, Ludimar * * * (as used in expressions) Boerhaave, Hermann Hermann Wilhelm Brandt Broch, Hermann Ebbinghaus, Hermann Fischer, Emil (Hermann) Ford Hermann Hueffer Göring, Hermann Hermann Goering Haitink, Bernard (Johann Hermann) Helmholtz …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Broch — (Hermann) (1886 1951) romancier autrichien. Les Somnambules (1929 1932) dépeint la société all. décadente. émigré aux È. U. (1938), il y acheva la Mort de Virgile (1945) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hermann — (as used in expressions) Boerhaave Hermann Hermann Wilhelm Brandt Broch Hermann Ebbinghaus Hermann Fischer Emil Hermann Ford Hermann Hueffer Göring Hermann Hermann Goering Haitink Bernard Johann Hermann Helmholtz Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von… …   Universalium

  • Hermann Broch — ( *1 de noviembre de 1886 en Viena, Austria 30 de mayo de 1951, en New Haven, Estados Unidos). Novelista, ensayista, dramaturgo y filósofo austriaco. Destacó por su capacidad para imbricar en su obra las más diversas experiencias, colectivas o… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Broch — bezeichnet: Broch (Turm), bronzezeitlicher bzw. eisenzeitlicher Turmbau in Schottland Broch ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Brigitte Broch (* 1943), deutsche Szenenbildnerin Henri Broch (* 1950), französischer Professor für theoretische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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