Herzog in the Jungle – Los Angeles Review of Books

AUGUST 23, 2022 WERNER HERZOG’S debut novel, The Twilight World, begins not with protagonist Hiroo Onoda but with a narrator who sounds a lot like Herzog himself. Meditative and slightly mocking, the speaker’s cadences recall the questioning and mordant voiceovers that give the German filmmaker’s documentaries their cool and pointed brilliance. Herzog likes to set … Read more