34 pages 1 hour read

Kathrine Kressmann Taylor

Address Unknown

Fiction | Novella | Adult | Published in 1938

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Essay Topics


Address Unknown is an epistolary novel. How does the exchange of letters frame the story of Max and Martin’s friendship?


In what ways does Address Unknown chart the rise of Nazism in Germany in the 1930s? How do the letters anchor the reader in the time period and its events?


How does Martin’s antisemitism grow throughout the novel? To what extent can Martin be said to have always been antisemitic?