Gunnar Decker

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Gunnar Decker

Gunnar Decker was born in 1965. He is a graduate philosopher who lives and works in Berlin as a full-time writer. Editor of the journal Theater der Zeit, his most recent publications include Gottfried Benn. Genie und Barbar (2006), Franz Fühmann. Die Kunst des Scheiterns (2009) and Georg Heym. ‘Ich, ein zerrissenes Meer.’ (2011).


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1965
East Germany’s Short-Lived Summer

1965 East Germany’s Short-Lived Summer

It was a brief summer. In mid-1965 the East German Republic attempted to extract itself from the stranglehold of the Soviet Union and grant its artists and intellectuals greater freedom of ...

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Awards

2016 Heinrich-Mann-Preis

Bibliographie

Im Carl Hanser Verlag erschien
2012 Hermann Hesse. Der Wanderer und sein Schatten. Biographie
2015 1965. Der kurze Sommer der DDR