International Literature Award – Haus der Kulturen der Welt 2011: Award Ceremony 29 June 2011, Foto: Marcus Lieberenz, Andreas Tretner, Michail Schischkin (from left to right), © Haus der Kulturen der Welt
International Literature Award – Haus der Kulturen der Welt 2011: Award Ceremony 29 June 2011, Foto: Marcus Lieberenz, Award Winners and Jury, © Haus der Kulturen der Welt

2011, Jan 01 - Dec 31

International Literature Award - Haus der Kulturen der Welt 2011

2011, Jan 01 - Dec 31

The literary traditions of the world are the focus of this award for international prose translated into German for the first time. The prize has been awarded annually by the Haus der Kulturen der Welt and the foundation “Elementarteilchen” since 2009.

The Award Winners 2011:
The author Michail Schischkin and his translator Andreas Tretner for “Venushaar” (Orig: “Venerin Volos”), 2011 published by the DVA.

The Jury’s Laudations...