From September 26 – 29, You can meet the following authors at Göteborg Book Fair
on GENDER ROLES IN GERMAN-LANGUAGE LITERATURE, Andrea Grill who was this year longlisted for the German Book Award. CHERUBINO (Zsolnay, 2019) tells of an opera singer who just got the chance of a life time – to sing at the Metropolitan Opera and the Salzburg Festival in one season. But the news that outshines all else is her pregnancy… FRIDAY 17:00–17:45 HALL J2
on COUNTRYSIDE IN CHANGE, the bestselling author Dörte Hansen who has her second book out in Swedish translation at Nona : SUNDAY 10:00–10:45 HALL J1
on the question DO WE STILL NEED FEMINISM IN EUROPE?, Peter Stamm who is published by Thorén & Lindskog in Sweden: SATURDAY 12:00–12:45 HALL H1
and don’t miss the Romanian authors Liliana Corobca ON DEALING WITH THE PAST [ THURSDAY 16:00–16:45 HALL H1 ] – Liliana has written one of the best books I read in the past years. In haunting images, MY LIFE’S FIRST HORIZON (Zsolnay) tells of a young girl who is left in her parents‘ village to take care of her brothers.
on Mircea Cărtărescu WAYS OUT OF A RUINOUS CITY [ THURSDAY 13:00–13:45 HALL H1 ]