David Bezmozgis on George Grosz
"A Small Yes and a Big No" by George Grosz
Last year, at the end of February, I visited Germany for the first time. I landed in Munich and then went by train to Cologne and Berlin. A Jew’s first visit to Germany is no small matter, even today: it remains fraught with apprehensions, neuroses, and a kind of bitter, sorrowful indignation.