Austria: Revised Edition by Michael Mitchell

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Most notable among these is Graz where from the late sixties onward the 'Forum Stadtpark' became a leading centre for writers in conscious opposition to the conservative PEN Club based in Vienna. With other towns in Styria, Graz is also the setting for Austria's largest avant-garde festival of the arts, the 'Styrian Autumn'. Austria still supplies a larger percentage of the leading figures of contemporary German literature than might be expected from a small country; examples include Thomas Bernhard, Peter Handke, Elfriede Jelinek and Christoph Ransmayr.

Wellisch is Professor emeritus at the College of Library and Information Services, University of Maryland. He was President of the American Society of Indexers and was a member of the International Federation for Documentation. He is the author of numerous articles and several books on indexing and abstracting, and has published The Conversion of Scripts and Indexing and Abstracting: an International Bibliography, and Indexing from A to Z. He also contributes frequently to Journal of the American Society for Information Science, The Indexer and other professional journals.

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