Matthias Politycki

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Matthias Politycki, born in 1955, has published over 20 novels and poetry collections. He is ranked among the most successful literary authors writing in German. His books have sold over 200.000 copies and have been translated into several languages, including French and Italian. Jenseitsnovelle was first published in German in 2009.

Exclusive TV interview with Matthias in English about German literature, 'EU' fiction and how he discovered books 'I was very little and I remember my mother lying on the sofa reading... And she forgot to cook dinner!' April 2014.