Gert Jonke is counted among Austria’s most important authors and dramatists. Among other prizes, he received the Ingeborg Bachmann Prize, the Erich Fried Prize, and the Grand Austrian State Prize for Literature. He died in 2009 at the age of 62.
ARTICLES FEATURING GERT
Toward Incomparable Ways of Speaking: Gert Jonke’s Languages and Landscapes
IN AN ARTICLE in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung following the 2009 death of Austrian author Gert Jonke, literary critic Richard K&...