Treibhaus

A Lesefest for new authors. Initiated and organized by Literarischen Monats under the direction of Michael Wiederstein. Moderation Hildegard Keller.

César Aira: Duchamp in Mexico

Kaufleuten Zürich, September 26, 2016. In Spanish and German.

Eleanor Catton: The Luminaries

Kaufleuten Zürich, November 20, 2015.

Arno Camenisch

Book Court, New York, October 12, 2014.

Sofi Oksanen: When the Doves Disappeared

Kaufleuten Zürich, October 9, 2014, 20.00. Hildegard Keller moderates the discussion with the author in English.

Rafael Chirbes: En la orilla

Literaturhaus Zürich, February 11, 2014, 19.30. Hildegard Keller moderates the discussion with the author in Spanish and German. Armin Berger reads from the German translation.

Claudia Piñeiro

Kaufleuten Zürich, November 7, 2013, 19.30. In Spanish and German.

Eduardo Mendoza's Catfight

An Englishman writes to his lover while on a trip to Madrid. In his letter, he breaks off their relationship. The novel, Katzenkrieg, Nagel und Kimche, 2012 (Original title: Riña de gatos) by Eduardo Mendoza opens with this letter. The highly honored author made his name with his satirical novels, which also offer magnificent portraits of the times. In his latest novel he illuminates the time just before the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War.

Kaufleuten, Zürich, Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 20.00

Hildegard Keller will moderate the discussion with the author in Spanish and German. Sebastian Arenas will read from the German translations of Katzenkrieg.

Literaturhaus Basel, Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 20.00

Hildegard Keller will moderate the discussion with the author in Spanish and German. Sebastian Arenas will read from the German translations of Katzenkrieg.