Alain Claude Sulzer

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Alain Claude Sulzer (2011)

Alain Claude Sulzer (born February 17, 1953 in Riehen ) is a Swiss writer and translator .


Sulzer trained as a librarian and later worked as a journalist . Since the 1980s he has been publishing his own literary texts, mainly prose . He has also translated some works from French . In 1990 he took part in the Ingeborg Bachmann Competition in Klagenfurt ; from 2008 to 2011 he was a member of the jury there. In 2012, his novel Aus den Fugen was shortlisted for the Swiss Book Prize . Sulzer now lives in Basel, in Vieux-Ferrette in Alsace and in Berlin .





Web links

Commons : Alain Claude Sulzer  - collection of pictures, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. , accessed on December 4, 2014
  2. ^ Berlin shines by Alain Claude Sulzer, in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung , 23 January 2012
  3. Book review in the show 52 best books on Swiss radio (August 25, 2019)