Dino Larese (born August 26, 1914 in Candide di Cadore , Veneto , † June 18, 2001 in Amriswil ) was a Swiss author of prose , poetry , biographies , plays , books for young people and autobiographical writings. He is considered one of the most important cultural workers in the Lake Constance area.
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Dino Larese completed training as a teacher at the seminary in Kreuzlingen from 1930 to 1934 and was a primary school teacher in Amriswil from 1936 to 1980 . From 1949 to 1962, he was program manager of the Ostschweizerische Radiogesellschaft, and from 1949 to 1962 he was the editor of the Thurgauer Jahrbuch .
He was also a corresponding member of the German Academy for Youth Literature and Vice President of the Salzburg Children's and Youth Theater. He founded and organized the conferences of the Amriswil Academy . a. Thomas Mann , Martin Heidegger , Carl Orff took part.
The Dino-Larese-Stiftung , founded in 1994, handed over the author's estate to the Thurgau State Archives as a permanent loan in 2007 and then as a donation including copyrights in 2011 .
- 1955: Radio and TV Prize of Eastern Switzerland
- 1973: Honorary citizenship of the Amriswil community
- 1985: Upper Rhine Culture Prize of the Goethe Foundation
- 1988: Cross of Merit 1st Class of the Order of Merit of the FRG
- 1995: Honorary doctorate from the Weingarten University of Education
- Reto Caluori: Dino Larese . In: Andreas Kotte (Ed.): Theater Lexikon der Schweiz . Volume 2, Chronos, Zurich 2005, ISBN 3-0340-0715-9 , p. 1081 f.
- Dominik Jost: Dino Larese - for his 80th birthday . In: Thurgauer Jahrbuch , Vol. 69, 1994, pp. 29-36. ( e-periodica.ch )
- Bruno Epple : In memory of Dino Larese. In: Thurgauer Jahrbuch , Vol. 77, 2002, pp. 14-21. ( e-periodica.ch )
- Literature by and about Dino Larese in the catalog of the German National Library
- Works by and about Dino Larese in the German Digital Library
- André Salathé: Larese, Dino. In: Historical Lexicon of Switzerland .
- Dino Larese's endowment is in the State Archives. In: St. Galler Tagblatt . October 11, 2011.
- Dino Larese's endowment is in the State Archives. In: St. Galler Tagblatt . October 11, 2011, accessed August 9, 2020 .
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Swiss author of prose, poetry, biographies, plays, books for young people and autobiographical writings|
|DATE OF BIRTH||August 26, 1914|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Candide di Cadore|
|DATE OF DEATH||June 18, 2001|
|Place of death||Amriswil|