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In their edited volume Sprache und Kritische Theorie, Philip Hogh (Carl von Ossietzky
Universitat Oldenburg) and Stefan Deines (Goethe Universitat Frankfurt a.
In 'Death of Dreams' (1936), German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky
is pictured imprisoned, shortly after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.
He refused to renounce his views in exchange for his release, and so he became the first Nobel Peace laureate to end his life in custody since Carl von Ossietzky
died in a Nazi prison hospital 79 years ago.
He was unable to collect his Nobel Prize and became the second winner of it to die in state custody, after Carl von Ossietzky
in Germany in 1938.
The last time a Nobel laureate met such a fate was in 1938, when the German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky
died in Nazi detention.
He died of multiple organ failure while under guard at a hospital in north-east China, making him the first Nobel peace prize winner to die in custody since German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky
, the 1935 recipient, who died under surveillance after years confined to Nazi concentration camps.
Carl von Ossietzky
, a pacifist who died in 1938 in Nazi Germany's Berlin, was the last Nobel Peace Prize winner to live out his dying days under state surveillance.
Before 1933, he wrote, for example, book reviews for the daily Berliner Tageblatt and was also active for the left-intellectual magazine Weltbuhne, run by the later Peace Nobel Prize winner Carl von Ossietzky
Oldenberg, FGR: Bibliotheks und Information System der Carl Von Ossietzky
In March, Snowden was awarded the 2016 Ossietzky
Prize from Norway's PEN Centre for outstanding efforts for freedom of expression.
Staats- und Universitatsbibliothek Carl von Ossietzky
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