During this lecture you will discuss the works of Swiss writer Peter Stamm, the author of the novels Seven Years, On a Day Like This, and Unformed Landscape, and the short-story collections We’re Flying and In Strange Gardens and Other Stories. His prize-winning books have been translated into more than thirty languages. For his entire body of work and his accomplishments in fiction, he was short-listed for the Man Booker International Prize in 2013, and in 2014 he won the prestigious Friedrich Hölderlin Prize. Stamm’s diverse body of work encompasses novels, prose, plays, and radio dramas. He lives in Switzerland.
Join Neil Schulhoff in a lively discussion of this literary iconoclast.