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Björn Kuhligk was born in 1975 in Berlin where he works as a bookseller. After Es gibt hier keine Küstenstraßen (2001), Am Ende kommen Touristen (2002), Großes Kino (2005) and Von der Oberfläche der Erde (2009), his volume of poems Die Stille zwischen null und eins was published by Hanser Berlin in 2013.
The Language of Gibraltar illustrates Kuhligk’s sovereignty and courage as a poet, one who clear-sightedly sounds out his position, and whose place is his country, his time, his history and ...
‘“If you see leaves that walk,” said the butcher’s son, “You’re looking at ants moving quickly”. In this new collection, Björn Kuhligk, who in his youth was dubbed the “Concrete ...