Klaus-Jürgen Liedtke, Berlin | Die Ostsee. A Process

Fr 14.09.2018 | 10:00 Uhr | Rathaus Rostock

 

Die Ostsee. A Process

A look back on 25 years of cooperation in the Baltic region in the literary field, ten years after the inauguration of the virtual Baltic Sea Library in Venstpils, Latvia – a process that now has led to the publication of Die Ostsee. Berichte und Geschichten aus 2000 Jahren.

 

Klaus-Jürgen Liedtke

  • Born in Enge, Germany in 1950
  • Scandinavian, German and American Studies in Kiel, Uppsala, Berlin and Turku
  • Prose writer (Nachkrieg und die Trümmer von Ostpreußen, Berlin 2018; Die versunkene Welt. Ein ostpreußisches Dorf in Erzählungen der Leute, Frankfurt/Main 2008), poet (Scherben Leben Brocken Tod. Gedichte 1969-99, Berlin 2001), and translator of Swedish and Finnish-Swedish fiction since 1977
  • Several awards, among them Paul-Celan-Prize for Literary Translation 2005, Gerard Bonnier prize and Mikael Lybeck prize in 2016

 

Contact: berg (at) snoe.in-berlin.de

 

 

Foto: Hanna Sjöberg