Marcel Beyer

Marcel Beyer, born in Tailfingen/Württemberg in 1965, grew up in Kiel and Neuss. He studied German and English literature in Siegen, writing an MA thesis on the poet Friederike Mayröcker in 1992. A poet, essayist and novelist, he has also translated poetry by Gertrude Stein and Michael Hofmann. Marcel Beyer has received numerous awards including Germany’s most prestigious, the Georg Büchner Prize. He has lived in Dresden since 1996.

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Marcel Beyer

‘Everyone should read this melancholy examination of cross-border phenomena.’ Adam Thirlwell. ‘Marcel Beyer [is] widely considered to be one of Germany’s most original and accomplished living writers.’ Alexander Wells, Exberliner – What to read this month: April 2022 Published 1st April 2022. Eight essays on literature, language, art, Europe and life from one of Germany’s

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