Austrian-German writer, essayist and playwright. He debuted in 1997 with the novel Beerholms Vorstellung (Beerholm presents). He became famous with his fifth book Measuring the World, which became a worldwide bestseller and is still the best-selling German book after World War II with six million copies sold. His latest novel Tyll has been published in Poland this year.
fot. Beowulf Sheehan