The Nobel Literature Prize laureate was a member of the German PEN centre and one of his last public acts was to join hundreds of fellow writers in signing a statement calling on the European Parliament to afford greater protection to refugees. Throughout his career, Grass’s literary output often prompted controversy and calls for censorship.
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