Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2013

Oct, Nov, Dec

Volker Harry Altwasser | Writer

Volker Harry Altwasser
Volker Harry Altwasser
1969
born in Greifswald, Germany
2003:
Wie ich vom Ausschneiden loskam, novel
2009:
Letzte Haut. Historischer Roman, novel
2010:
Letztes Schweigen. Abwrackroman, novel
2011:
Letzte Fischer. Hochseeepos, novel
2012:
Letzte Heimat. Ein Epilog, novel

Volker Harry Altwasser, born 1969 in Greifswald, was the winner of the 2012 “Italo-Svevo-Preis” for creative forwardness.

After several different jobs he begun to study at the “Deutsche Literaturinstitut” at the University of Leipzig. He graduated in his main subject lyric with a diploma.

His deap sea epos Letzte Fischer was nominated for the “Deutscher Buchpreis” in 2011.

During his stay at Villa Aurora, the writer will trace the story of a Feuchtwanger intimate’s life, who fell into oblivion.

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