Peter Stamm

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Peter Stamm

Peter Stamm was born in 1963. He studied English and psychology before embarking on his remarkably successful writing career. Several of Stamm's works have been translated into English by Michael Hofmann. His most recent publications are the collection of short stories Wir fliegen (2008), and the picture book Warum wir in der Stadt wohnen (2005), featuring illustrations by Jutta Bauer.


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Heidi

Heidi

Heidi is a 5-year-old orphan who lives in the Alps with her reclusive grandfather. She has a close friend in the goatherd Peter, who is the same age as her, and they often go walking high up into ...

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On Duty

On Duty

25 years after Max Frisch's Palaver, it is politically easier for Swiss writers to write critically about army drill. But only politically, for even today many a staunch citizen suddenly finds ...

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Awards

Bibliographie

Im Nagel & Kimche Verlag sind erschienen:
2003 Diensttage (Hg.). Schweizer Schriftsteller und ihr Militär
2008 Heidi. Nach Johanna Spyri. Bilderbuch. Illustriert von Hannes Binder

Weitere Veröffentlichungen (Auswahl):
1997 Gotthard
1998 Agnes. Roman
1999 Blitzeis. Erzählungen
2001 Ungefähre Landschaft. Roman
2003 In fremden Gärten. Erzählungen
2006 An einem Tag wie diesem. Roman
2008 Wir fliegen. Erzählungen