“Such a remarkable, moving and totally honest book.” Dafydd Bullock, composer.
“Her book adds to our knowledge of what the war looked like from “the other side,” and takes its place beside books like Sebald’s On the Natural History of Destruction and Beevor’s The Fall of Berlin 1945. Notre Dame Review, Spring 2013.
Gabrielle’s work explores the impact of histor on our lives as we serach for identity and a home
Born in Berlin, Gabrielle grew up in Germany and Austria. After a PhD in Modern Drama from the University of London, she taught at US universities and abroad. She is now Professor Emerita, at home in South Bend, Indiana. Gabrielle has published six other books and many articles on literature, drama, history, and popular culture.