Jan Böttcher reads from Lina oder: Das kalte Moor (Lina, or the Cold Moor).; Lilian Faschinger reads from Stadt der Verlierer (City of Losers).; Peter Weber reads from Die melodielosen Jahre: Roman (The Years without Melody).
(ADMISSION: FREE; Please RSVP with Lisa Lux at 312-263-0472 or firstname.lastname@example.org) Each year Literaturlenz brings together the Goethe-Institut Chicago, the Consulate General of Switzerland in Chicago and the Consulate General of Austria in Chicago for an evening of German and English language readings. Each author represents a unique voice in contemporary German-language literature. In 2009 we welcome Jan Böttcher from Germany, Peter Weber from Switzerland, and Lilian Faschinger of Austria. (bookjones)… (more)