Elfriede Jelinek

Elfriede Jelinek ( ; born 20 October 1946) is an Austrian playwright and novelist. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2004 for her "musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels and plays that, with extraordinary linguistic zeal, reveal the absurdity of society's clich├ęs and their subjugating power."

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Illness Or Modern Women
... or Modern Women (German Krankheit oder Moderne Frauen) is a play by the Austrian playwright Elfriede Jelinek ... The play deals with Jelinek's usual play on sexual power-politics by focusing attention on a couple and what happens to the dynamics of their relationship when change occurs ... Like the rest of Jelinek's body of work, Krankheit offers a vitriolic and satirical view of the falsity and susceptibility concerning relationships ...